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John Alan Maxwell Papers

 Collection — other: Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 579

Scope and Contents

The papers of John Alan Maxwell document Maxwell’s personal life and his career as a professional artist. The collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings and magazine articles, printed ephemera, biographical information, information regarding art work and exhibits, and his involvement in such organizations as the Tipton-Haynes Historical Association, Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church, and the Society of the Sons of the American Revolution.


  • 1921-1986 and undated


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


0.25 linear feet

0.25 cubic feet in one legal-size document box other_unmapped

0.25 linear feet


The collection is arranged alphabetically by topic.

Custodial History

The papers had originally been donated to the museum by the Rocky Mount Museum, Piney Flats, Tenn.

Method of Acquisition

The John Alan Maxwell Papers were transferred to the Archives of Appalachia from the Reece Museum, ETSU, on February 20, 2001.

Processing Information

The collection was processed by Ned Irwin and Brian Winstead in December 2005.
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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