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Johnson City Youth Council Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0568

Scope and Contents

The Johnson City Youth Council Collection documents the operations of this religious and civic youth organization between 1937 and the mid-1940s, as well as other activities of Earl Hunt, Jr., as a student at East Tennessee State College in the late 1930s and early 1940s. Material in the collection includes correspondence, telegrams, pamphlets, and a scrapbook with clippings and photographs.


  • 1937-1943


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


2.00 Boxes

Language of Materials



Files are arranged in alphabetical order by subject content with the scrapbook stored in an oversized box. Note: Hunt's book "Recovering the Sacred: Papers from the Sanctuary and the Academy" and a biography of Hunt written by James C. Logan titled "A Charge to Keep: The Life of Earl Gladstone Hunt, Jr." were removed and have been cataloged into Special Collections.

Method of Acquisition

The Johnson City Youth Council Collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Bishop Earl G. Hunt, Jr., of Asheville, N.C., on September 25, 2000.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Alyssa Williams and opened for research in October 2011.

Alyssa Williams
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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