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Leland Lancaster Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 656

Scope and Contents

The Leland Lancaster Collection documents Lancaster life, school work, and interests. Material in the collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, miscellaneous publications and printed matter, and photographs.


  • 1930-1998 and undated


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


0.25 linear feet (1 box, 11 black and white photographs)


The collection is arranged in two series, as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1930-1998, and Series 2, Photographs, undated.

Custodial History

The Johnson City Public Library originally received the material from his wife, Mrs. Joan Lancaster, Johnson City, Tenn., in early 2003.

Method of Acquisition

The Leland Lancaster Collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by the Johnson City Public Library on December 10, 2003.

Processing Information

Jessica Ball completed processing the collection in March 2008.
Jessica Ball
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