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Jo Carson Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-Acc 571

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of interviews with faith and alternative healers, including Joe and Linda Orgola, Marrianne Filka, Sylvia Langergren, Irwin Vaker, Joe Benton, and Roe Bear. Other materials include oral history, notes, personal papers, ephemera, books, periodicals, and photographs relating to Jo Carson's writings and work with towns across the United States including Northeast Tennessee and Harlan, Virginia.


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Conditions Governing Access

Restricted: The papers can be used for research only, cannot be published without permission.


14.00 Boxes

2.00 folder(s)

3.00 Boxes

1.00 Boxes

8.00 Boxes


All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Method of Acquisition

Gift of Jo Carson and the B. Carroll Reece Museum.

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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