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Jack E. Snider Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-476

Scope and Contents

The Jack Snider Papers consist of business and personal correspondence; church bulletins from churches at which he was the guest pastor; greeting cards; newspaper clippings; certificates; photographs; and a small collection of railroad memorabilia consisting primarily of time tables and regulatory/instructional manuals. The business correspondence is primarily from his years at King College in Bristol, Tennessee.


  • 1909-1999, undated
  • Majority of material found within 1960 - 1995



3.50 linear feet (7 legal-size document boxes plus 3 items in one oversize folder.)


The collection is divided into three series: Business, Personal and Railroad Memorabilia.

Method of Acquisition

Jack Snider donated his papers in 1995 and 1996, accession numbers 1995-082, 1995-091, 1996-005. The railroad memorabilia was donated to the Reece Museum in 1995 and later transferred to the Archives, accession number 2014-016.

Processing Information

Student assistants David McGuinn and Amos Gardner processed these papers. The project was completed in April 2014.
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