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Tennessee Valley Fair (TVA&I Fair) (Tennessee Valley Agricultural & Industrial Fair Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0875

Scope and Contents

Materials from the Tennessee Valley A&I Fair (Tennessee Valley Agricultural & Industrial Fair) (later Tennessee Valley Fair). Includes: scrapbooks, 1934-1985 (25 boxes) , posters, files, plaques, photographs (1 box from 1960s, 3 boxes from 1980s). 11 boxes of slides, photographs, proofs from Meet Me At The Fair by Steve Ash (+ negatives), duplicate publications. Large flat box includes Appalachian Exposition stock certificate and fair posters. + oversize B&W aerial photograph of fairgrounds adjacent to the interstate. Boxes 12 & 13: Photographs, negatives, audiotapes, and papers of the Fair. Box 14: Photographs & artifacts of the Smoky Mountain Antique Engine & Tractor Association. The fair was not held during the years of WWII.

Dates

  • 1930s-1980s

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at mcclung-archivist@knoxlib.org

Extent

40 boxes + 1 Q photograph

Title
Tennessee Valley Fair (TVA&I Fair) (Tennessee Valley Agricultural & Industrial Fair Collection.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

Contact:
601 S Gay Street
3rd floor
Knoxville Tennessee 37902 United States
865.215.8814