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George E. Fox Papers

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-0858

Scope and Contents

The George E. Fox Papers consist of typed transcripts of his weekly radio program, "Religion in the News," that aired on WJHL (Johnson City, Tennessee) between 1954 and 1958. Each program consisted of commentary on current events as they related to religion, often with an emphasis on politics and sociology. While the central theme is religion, topics include, but are not limited to, education, race relations, communism, the military, and healthcare.


  • Creation: 1954 - 1958


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


0.75 linear feet

Language of Materials



Fox bound the transcripts in reverse date order using prong fasteners. They remain in this format.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Susan Beversluis, George Fox's daughter, donated the transcripts on July 7, 2017.

Processing Information

Jen Bingham processed the papers in July 2017.

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Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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