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Johnson City-Washington County Family Young Men's Christian Association Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-244
The Johnson City-Washington County Family Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) consists of correspondence, meeting minutes, financial statements, articles of incorporation and by-laws, statistics and reports, videotapes and slides, and ephemeral publications. The records reflect the organization and day-to-day operation of the Y.M.C.A. in Johnson City and Washington County, Tennessee. The files also include the records and materials supporting special programs and classes offered to community members in such areas crafts, water and outdoor sports, self-help programs and indoor recreational activities.


  • 1969-1986


Conditions Governing Access

The records are open for research.


6.00 linear feet (12 boxes, 2 boxes of photographs, 1 oversized map folder)

1.00 folder(s)

2.00 Boxes

12.00 Boxes


The records in the collection date from 1969 to 1986. The files are divided into three series: Series 1, Administrative Files, 1969-1984; Series 2, Activity Files, 1978-1986.

Method of Acquisition

The Johnson City-Washington County Family Young Men's Christian Association Records were donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Philip Hankal on May 1, 1985.

Separated Materials

One blueprint of the floor plan of the Johnson City Y.M.C.A. facilities has been removed and placed in an oversized folder in the map cabinet according to the accession number. Eight 8" x 10", black and white; seventeen-5" x 7", black and white; eighteen-3" x 5", black and white; one-3" x 3", black and white; two-3" x 4", black and white; and eleven assorted color prints and six contact sheets have been removed and placed in the Appalachian Photographic Archives by accession number. Five overhead projection transparencies summarizing a survey done in 1980; 80 color slides (1983) and one reel-to-reel video-tape (1983) relating to the organization's activities have been placed in the AV Storage Area.

Processing Information

Betti Davis completed processing and the records were opened for research in February 1988.
Betti Davis
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