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Johnson City Rephotography Project

Identifier: AppMs-873

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of eighty (80) 13x19 black and white photographic prints made by visiting professor Joshua Greer's advanced photography class. Students chose negatives from the Burr Harrison photographs and restaged the photographs at the original location. Most of the photographs were taken in Johnson City, Tennessee, with a few from Jonesborough, Tennessee and one from Elizabethton, Tennessee.


  • 2016


Conditions Governing Use

Permission to use or display the student prints in a public setting must be obtained from the photographers. The archives does not have contact information for these individuals.


1.3 linear feet (Eighty (80) photographic prints)

Language of Materials



Photographs are foldered by photographer. Titles are taken from the Burr Harrison Photographs. For reference purposes, the Burr Harrison photograph number follows each title in brackets.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The photographs were brought to the archives by Joshua Greer in May 2016, accession number 2019-032.

Existence and Location of Copies

Student prints have been scanned to 600dpi TIFF and the file number is in the "Component Unique Identifier" field as well as on the individual photo sleeves.

Related Materials

Physical Description

For each title, there is one student print of the Burr Harrison image and one print of the student's image.

Processing Information

Jen Bingham completed processing in October 2019.



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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