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Butler Project Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 437

Scope and Contents

The Butler Project Collection consists of a carousel of 101 35mm slides, a 60-minute audio cassette narration, and narration notes and slide cues. The program concerns the 1983 draw down of Watauga Lake and the reminiscences of individuals who remember Butler (Old Butler), Tenn., before the Tennessee Valley Authority lake covered the town in 1948.


  • 1983-1984
  • Other: Date acquired: 1994-01-24


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


0.30 linear feet

1 slide carousel, 1 audio cassette narration, and 1 folder of notes other_unmapped

1.00 Boxes

1.00 folder(s)

Source of Acquisition

Bruce Coleman

Method of Acquisition

The Butler Project Collection was produced by students and donated to the archives by Bruce Coleman, Bluff City, Tennessee on January 24, 1994.

Processing Information

Ned Irwin completed processing, and the collection was opened to researchers in January 1997.

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA