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Johnson City Press Newsclippings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 291

Scope and Contents

The Johnson City Press newsclippings consist of clipped newspaper articles printed in the Johnson City Press. The newsclippings were retained by the paper for their reporters use in researching background information for articles. The articles relate to all aspects of life in East Tennessee. The articles span from 1936 to 1987.


  • 1936-1987
  • 1967-1987


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


24.00 linear feet

39 boxes, 7 oversized folders other_unmapped

7.00 folder(s)

39.00 Boxes


The files are arranged alphabetically by subject in a single series. The addition (boxes 25 to 35) to the collection is arranged alphabetically by topic or title of column. Within groupings of subjects or columns, the folders are then arranged chronologically by year.

Method of Acquisition

The Johnson City Press Newsclippings were donated to the Archives of Appalachia on December 23, 1986 by editor Carl Jones, Jr. An addition to the collection was donated by Phyllis Brown in May 1986.

Separated Materials

One report "History of Memorial Hospital, Inc.," prepared by Anna Katheryn Berry, Secretary to the Board of Directors, July 1, 1960, has been removed and placed in the Archives' Appalachian Vertical Files.

Processing Information

Betty Davis, Roy Webb, Donise Strong completed processing and the collection was opened for research in April 1988.
Betty Davis, Roy Webb, Denise Strong, Marie Tedesco and E. Evans
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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