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World War II in East Tennessee Collection

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-2
Identifier: 500-AppMs 268

Scope and Contents

The materials in this collection relate to the World War II (1941-45) work of the Holston Ordnance Works, Kingsport, Tennessee. Included in the collection are photographic prints of the works, photo exhibit captions from the ETSU history department exhibit on Holston, informational materials and posters.


  • 1985


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


2.00 Boxes

1 Flat Storage Box; 1 Legal Hollinger Box; 1 Oversize Folder other_unmapped

2.00 Boxes


The collection is divided into two series: Series 1, Photographic Prints; and Series 2, Other Materials. All the photographic prints are included in Series 1, with the balance of the materials included in Series 2. Two oversize posters have been placed in oversize folders in the map cabinets according to accession number.

Method of Acquisition

The World War II in East Tennessee materials were given to the archives by Colin Baxter, Department of History, East Tennessee State University, on November 14, 1985.

Processing Information

Marie Tedesco completed processing and the collection was opened for research in March 1988.
Marie Tedesco
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