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Johnson City Community Theatre Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0228

Scope and Contents

The Johnson City Community Theatre records include financial records, charter, building blueprints and plans, photographs, playbills, newsletters, and scrapbooks. The records reflect the financial operations of the group, planning for the playhouse, and publicity activities relating to the performances. Some special activities documented in the collection are the silver anniversary of the Johnson City Community Theatre and the awards ceremonies for best actor and actress. The material dates from 1924 to 1984.


  • 1924 - 1984


Conditions Governing Access

The records are open for research.


5.70 linear feet (12 boxes, 1 oversized folder)

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The records are divided into three series: Series 1, Administrative Records; Series 2, Production Publicity Files; and Series 3, Scrapbooks.

Method of Acquisition

The records of the Johnson City Community Theatre were donated to the Archives of Appalachia by McBerney Burleson on February 9, 1983.

Processing Information

Betty Davis and Karen House completed the processing of the collection in January 1987.

Betty Davis and Karen House
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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