Margaret Gregg Papers
The collection documents Gregg's varied artistic and social interests and activities, including work with the James Agee Film Project documentary film on the Tennessee Valley Authority, Appalachian Women's Cultural Education Committee, the Center for Appalachian Studies and Services projects at ETSU, and environmental issues of East Tennessee, among others. Material in the collection includes clippings, notes, financial records, journals, transcripts, correspondence, photographs, slides, audio, video, and film recordings, as well as posters designed by Gregg for several different events including festivals, community meetings, and environmental issues. Collection material spans the years 1934-1998.
- Gregg, Margaret, 1940- (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
13.00 linear feet (14 boxes, 1 oversized folder, 21 audiocassette tapes, 12 reel-to-reel tapes, 34 super 8 films, 5 16mm films, and 1 floppy disk)
The collection is arranged into three series, as follows: Series I, Subject Files, 1934-1998 and undated, Boxes 1-6 and oversized folder 1; Series II, Photographic Materials, 1965-1994 and undated, Boxes 7-10; and Series III, Recordings, 1969-1994 and undated.
Method of Acquisition
Margaret Gregg, Abingdon, Va., made the initial donation of her papers to the Archives of Appalachia on May 7, 2007. Additional material was donated by her on August 13 and September 15, 2007.
Tena Toews and Ned Irwin processed the collection, which was opened for research in December 2011.
- Appalachian Women's Cultural Education Committee
- Dams--Tennessee River Region
- DeBusk Elementary School (Greene County, Tenn.)
- Environmental protection--Appalachian Region
- Fontana Dam (N.C.)
- Greene County (Tenn.)--History
- Higher US Conference
- James Agee Film Project
- Natural resources--Appalachian Region
- Nuclear Power Research--United States
- Power resources--Appalachian Region
- Rural Electrification--Appalachian Region--History--20th Century
- Save Our Cumberland Mountains (SOCM)
- Schools--Tennessee--Greene County
- Tellico Dam (Tenn.)
- Tennessee Valley Authority--History
- Tennessee Valley Authority--Nuclear Power
- Tena Toews and Ned Irwin