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Hazel Scott Craft Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0384

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence, news clippings, photographs, sheet music, original music compositions, audio recordings, book manuscripts, drafts of publications, short stories, poems, and original publications documenting the literary and personal career of Hazel Scott Craft, an East Tennessee poet and author.


  • 1940-1999


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply.


5.75 linear feet (5.2 cubic feet in 10 legal-size document boxes, 1 flat box, 1 oversized folder)

0.75 linear feet

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1.00 folder(s)

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Method of Acquisition

Gift of Hazel Scott Craft in June 1991, accession number 1991-128, and in December 2004, accession number 2004-120.

Separated Materials

The following books were cataloged and added to the book collection of the Archives of Appalachia:

Craft, Hazel Scott. Beyond the Stars. Kingsport, Tennessee: Scott & Craft Publishers, 1984.

Craft, Hazel Scott. Happiness, Sorrow and Love. Kingsport, Tennessee: Scott & Craft Publishers, undated.

Craft, Hazel Scott. Jesus, God's Gift of Peace to You. Tulsa, Oklahoma: Christian Publishing Services, Inc., 1983.

Living Lyrics: Best Contemporary Poetry. Appalachia, Virginia: Young Publications, 1967.

Processing Information

Mary Dykes processed the collection in 2013.

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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