James Kevin Research Collection
Collection — other: Boxes 1-2
Identifier: 500-AppMs 680
The James Kevin Research collection consists of research files on Edward C. Huffaker and his work with early aviation in late 19th and early 20th century America. It also includes genealogical information on the Huffaker family. The collection includes Kevin’s in-coming and out-going correspondence, copies of articles written about Huffaker, Samuel P. Langley, research on Octave Chanute, articles written by Steve and Julie Hensley, several versions of the Hensley’s thesis, and genealogical information on the Huffaker family.
- circa 1877-2010 and undated
- Kevin, James (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
1.00 linear feet
The collection covers the period of c. 1877-2003. It is arranged in one series alphabetically by subject.
Method of Acquisition
The James Kevin Research Collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by James Kevin, of Mountain Home, Tennessee, on September 28, 2004.
Accruals and Additions
James Kevin donated his essay on the Peters Hollow Easter Egg Fight on September 19, 2010.
This collection was processed by Brianne Johnson and opened for research in November 2006.
- Brianne Johnson
- Language of description