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Mae Walker Photograph Collection

 Collection — Box: A (Small Photos)
Identifier: AppMs-57
Scope and Contents The photographs consist of the following: one photo of Martha Wilder Public School, Johnson City 1913 or 1914; one photo of Mae Walker at Princeton School in 1915; one photo of Governor Robert L. Taylor speaking on July 4 at Sycamore Shoals, Elizabethton, Tennessee; one photo of the cornerstone ceremony at Mayne Williams Public Library, Johnson City, Tennessee; two photos of "Mikado" casts; one photo of Southern Railroad Passenger Station, Johnson City, Tennessee; and 12 photos of the...
Dates: 1913-1931, undated

Wallace Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 831
Scope and Contents The Wallace Family Papers consist primarily of the business and personal papers of Fitzhugh Lee Wallace, Sr. spanning his business career at Franklin Guaranty Bank and Hamilton Bank, Summers Hardware and Supply Company, Homeland Corporation and other businesses in the Johnson City, Tennessee area. The business papers include correspondence, notes, financial reports, corporate records, plats, and stock and stockholder records. The personal papers consist of a biographical transcript,...
Dates: 1908-2009

James A. Wampler Photograph Collection (unprocessed)

 Collection — other: 1 folder in Box C
Identifier: AppMs-727
Abstract

All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Dates: 1925

Washington County AARP Chapter #2266 Records

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-583
Scope and Contents

The papers in the Washington County Chapter #2266 of the AARP consist of minutes, bulletins, correspondence, photographs, and a scrapbook pertaining to the Washington County Chapter #2266. The papers document the organization’s activities between 1974 and 2000.

Dates: 1974-2000

Washington County Historic Structures Survey Project Papers

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-9
Identifier: AppMs-286
Arrangement

The records are arranged into two series as follows: Series 1, Survey Forms and Related Records, 1983-1986, and Series 2, Computer Discs, 1983-1986. Note: The data from the earlier survey is not contained on the discs.

Dates: 1983-1986

Washington County-Jonesborough Library Records (unprocessed)

 Collection — other: 1 box
Identifier: AppMs-723
Abstract

All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Dates: 1999-2005

Washington County (Tennessee) American Bicentennial Committee Records

 Collection — other: Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-283
Scope and Contents The Washington County (Tennessee) American Bicentennial Committee Records consist of agendas and minutes of committee meetings; proposed bylaws, bylaws, and the committee structure of the Bicentennial Committee; a list of members, ex officio members, and advisors of the committee; incoming and outgoing correspondence of Frank A. Tannewitz, Jr., committee chairman; a preliminary draft of the Upper East Tennessee Bicentennial Plan; a calendar of bicentennial events in Tennessee during the year...
Dates: 1973-1976

Washington County (Tennessee) Bus Lines Records

 Collection — Box: D (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-211
Scope and Contents The Washington County (Tennessee) Bus Line Records consist of completed Ticket Agent's Daily Report forms from January and September, 1934 as well as undated Agent's Stubs which show destinations and ticket prices. There are also two envelopes from 1934: one labeled ET&WNC Motor Transportation Co. listing Washington County Bus Company as the driver, and the other labeled Tennessee Coach Lines with Washington County Bus Line handwritten across the top. The reports contain the...
Dates: 1934

Washington County, Tennessee Justice of the Peace Form Judgement and Execution Docket is now in the Washington County Archives in Jonesborough, Tennessee. For information and access, call 423-753-0393

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-215
Scope and Contents The Washington County, Tennessee Justice of the Peace Form of Judgment and Execution Docket contains an account of cases tried before several Washington County, Tennessee justices between 1843 and 1872. The ledger identifies case number, date, names of plaintiffs and defendants, amount of the suit or judgment, name of the returning officer, date of execution, and court costs. The docket identifies several 19th-century Washington County justices including Justices Enoch Kincheloe, Samuel B....
Dates: 1843-1872

Watauga Dam Project Film

 Collection — other: Film 1
Identifier: AppMs-816
Scope and Contents

The Watauga Dam Project Film consists of ten minutes of silent, color film footage taken at various stages of the construction of the dam in Carter County, Tennessee.

Dates: circa 1942-1948

Watauga Historical Association Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-88
Scope and Contents

Among the various types of documents are articles of agreement, bills of sale, bonds, declarations, depositions, indentures, indictments, interrogatories, inventories, judgments, list of jurors, minutes of the court, notices, oaths, orders, petitions, pleas in abatement, promissory notes, receipts, securities, recognizances, references and writs.

Dates: 1796 - 1891

Watauga Personnel and Guidance Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-001
Scope and Contents

The Watauga Personnel and Guidance Association Collection consists of the business and organizational records of the WPGA and the UETPGA, together with documents produced by the state organization, the Tennessee Personnel and Guidance Association, and the national organization, the American Personnel and Guidance Association. Also included in the collection are materials produced by other guidance and personnel associations.

Dates: 1960 - 1978

Adam Waterford vs. Isaac Baker Case Transcript

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-314
Scope and Contents The collection consists of an 1841 handwritten transcript of an 1829-1840 case transferred from the Chancery Court in Rogersville, Tennessee to the United States District Court of East Tennessee. The case concerned disputes over debt between Adam Waterford, a free person of color, of Sullivan County, Tennessee, and Isaac Baker of Washington County, Virginia. Major issues included disputes over tracts of land in Tazewell County, Viriginia and Sullivan County, Tennessee; the sale of forty head...
Dates: Issued: 1841

H. Lee Waters Film

 Collection — Reel: 1
Identifier: AppMs-687
Scope and Contents This black & white silent film was shot by itinerant filmmaker H. Lee Waters during the winter of 1940 as part of his Movies of Local People series. It showcases the people, merchants, and schools of Mountain City, Tennessee and includes footage of the community of Shouns, Tennessee. The footage includes depictions of schoolchildren and the African American community.According to a log book held by Duke University, Waters showed a film at the Strand Theater in Mountain City...
Dates: 1940

WCYB Editorials (Walter Crockett)

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-4
Identifier: AppMs-31
Scope and Contents The WCYB Editorials (Walter Crockett) consist of typed transcripts of editorials given by Walter Crockett during WCYB-TV 5 newscasts. The bulk of his editorials cover a period from 1965 to 1980. The 1981 and 1982 years cover editorials given by several broadcasters and by Crockett on guest appearances.The information contained in the editorials is limited to issues regarding local and area events. State issues surface on occasion, but national events and issues were seldom...
Dates: 1965 - 1982

WCYB Radio Tapes

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-356
Scope and Contents

The WCYB Radio Tapes include country music performed on the WCYB programs "Farm and Fun Time" and the "Thrift Supply Company Show," 1947-49. The featured group on six of the tapes, the Tennessee Hilltoppers, played country music which featured electric guitar, fiddle, mandolin, bass, and vocals. One of the tapes contains WOPI Radio (Bristol, Tennessee) transcriptions. Included on this tape is a segment of the "Tennessee Ernie Ford Show."

Dates: 1947-1949

WCYB-TV 5 Collection

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-455
Scope and Contents The WCYB-TV 5 Collection consists of videotapes on topics relating to the history and culture of the Southern Appalachian region. The recordings resulted from the WCYB-TV series,"Project Family," which aired early to mid 1990s. According to Wallace, the purpose of the series was to focus on faith, education, and the region, including important people of the southern Appalachian Region. The recordings feature important regional musicians such as Doc Watson, Benny Sims, the Wallin Brothers,...
Dates: 1967-1997

Weather Bureau Airport Station Reports

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-491
Scope and Contents The Weather Bureau Airport Station reports collection consists of weather observation reports taken at the Tri-City Airport weather station at Blountville, Tenn., between 1938 and 1989. The reports provide basic climatological data such as high and low air temperatures, relative humidity, wind speed and direction, and precipitation recorded on a daily basis, as well as cumulative data such as monthly and annual climate averages and record temperatures and precipitation at the weather...
Dates: 1938-1989

Wednesday Morning Music Club Records

 Collection — other: 3 boxes
Identifier: AppMs-751
Scope and Contents

The Wednesday Morning Music Club Records document the history and activities of this Johnson City, Tenn., social organization between the 1930s and the 1990s. Collection material includes by-laws, correspondence, newspaper clippings, notes, minutes, programs, yearbooks, miscellaneous club records, photographs, and scrapbooks.

Dates: 1930-1993

WETS-FM Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-208
Arrangement

The records are divided into sub-groups according to the serial program or the announcer/producer responsible for creating the records and for their transfer to the archives. To date there are three sub-groups: Sub-group 1: Tom Christy Records; Sub-group 2: Country Roots Radio Series records/Richard Gordon, producer; and Sub-group 3: Ed Price Records. The bulk of the records consist of Tom Christy's materials in Sub-group 1.

Dates: 1966-1986

Carolyn Wetzel Collection

 Collection — Box: J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-624
Arrangement

Items in the collection are arranged in chronological order with undated material filed last in the folder.

Dates: 1944 and undated

Whiting Lumber Company Records

 Collection — other: Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-337
Scope and Contents The Whiting Lumber Company Records contain correspondence, a copy of its certificate of incorporation, a signed copy of the purchase agreement between the Whiting and Tri-County Lumber Companies, minutes of the board of directors, letters of resignation, and blank minute-book forms. The bulk of the records document the incorporation of the Whiting Lumber Company, the purchase of the Tri-County Lumber, and the general operation and management of Whiting Lumber that eventually lead to its...
Dates: 1928-1933

Whitlock and Wood Families Papers

 Collection — other: 1 box
Identifier: AppMs-764
Abstract

All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Dates: 1918

Charles Franklin Wilkey Collection (unprocessed)

 Collection — other: 82 boxes
Identifier: AppMs-586
Abstract

All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Dates: TBD

William C. Hicks Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-212
Scope and Contents

The William C. Hicks Papers contain personal and business correspondence, receipts, accounting ledgers and a cash book documenting W. C. Hicks' business activities between 1894 and 1927. The business correspondence describes purchase contracts for the acquisition of factory equipment for the "Midget" Roller Flour and Corn Meal Company and the Virginia Rural Retreat Water Mills. The personal correspondence documents Hicks' involvement with the sales of the Eldredge and Forkner Estates.

Dates: 1894 - 1928

William E. Burns Papers

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-670
Scope and Contents The William E. Burns Papers consist deeds, memoranda, notes, and other legal documents, correspondence, and business records related to Burns’ law practice involving cases primarily in southwest Virginia and East Tennessee in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Among the cases documented are property title suits, estate settlements, lawsuits filed against the Norfolk and Western Railway Company, lawsuits over monies owed patent medicine companies, and an estate suit in Johnson City,...
Dates: 1889-1945

William E. Ryan Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-102
Arrangement

The collection is organized into four series: Series 1, Sewerage and Hydraulic Engineering Projects, 1958-1965; Series 2, Index of River and Harbor Projects, 1950-1964; Series 3, Pike Island Locks and Dam Project, 1960-1964; and Series 4, Maxwell Locks and Dam Project, 1959-1964.

Dates: 1956-1965

William Flinn Rogers Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UnivRec-277
Arrangement

The collection is arranged into five series. Series 1: Personal Papers. Series 2: Professional Papers. Series 3: Photographs. Series 4: Audio Material. Series 5: Oversize Materials. The items are arranged alphabetically by subject title within the series.

Dates: 1812-1973; 1925-1968

William Henley Nelson Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-303
Arrangement

The collection is divided into four series: Series 1, Military and Political Records, 1866-1934; Series 2, Personal and Family Correspondence, 1861-1973; Series 3, Newsclippings and Memorabilia, 1875-1910; and Series 4, Family Photographs, c. 1862-1973.

The materials in the addition were added to Series 2, Series 3, and Series 4, while Series 5 was created for the Elinor Farina Papers.

Dates: 1861-1990; 1861-1936

William Hopper Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-368
Scope and Contents

The William Hopper Papers consists of a letter along with photocopies of genealogical materials and military papers related to Hopper's activities during and after the Civil War. The letter sent by Hopper, while stationed in Helena, Arkansas, to his wife in Iowa reflects the feeling of discontent that Hopper and his colleagues experienced during the Civil War. The letter addresses the issues of the war from the soldier's point of view.

Dates: 1862-1914