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Grover C. Cox Letters

Identifier: AppMs-866

Content Description

The Grover Cox Letters are a collection of letters written to Grover Cox of Kingsport, Tennessee, primarily while he was stationed at Camp Blanding, Florida during World War II. The collection contains over two hundred handwritten letters written by his mother, Georgia Cox; his brother, Glenn Cox; other family members; and friends from home and the military. Topics include his family’s health and worklife along with news about friends and neighbors in Kingsport.


  • 1942 - 1943


Conditions Governing Use

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply.


1 linear feet

Language of Materials



Letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letters were donated by Jennifer Johnson in March 2018, accession 2018-007.

Processing Information

The letters were processed by Kristen Williams in September 2018.
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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