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W.E. Nash Collection

Identifier: TAMIS-MIC 2020.007

Content Description

T-120VF Sony VHS videotape with various lectures given by William E. Nash to Sally Ealy's elementary school class in McMinn County, as well as two television appearances featuring Nash taped from the television.

Description on container:

Black History, Athens, Tennessee Professor W.E. Nash J.L. Cook High School Taped at Englewood School, Sally Ealy's History Classes

1) 00-48 February 1986, Prof. Nash's Early Life 1887-1921

2) 49:39-1:55 March 1987, Prof. Nash's later life 1921-

3) 1:55-2:22 Prof. Nash DPA article July 19, 1985 read by Sally Ealy

4) 2:22-3:31 1988 Prof. Nash speaking on integration in Athens, Cook High School, answering questions

5)3:31-3:34 Heartland Series on Prof. Nash

6) 3:34 Willard Scott on NBC wishing Happy Birthday to 103 year old Prof. Nash

Total time: 3 hours 35 minutes


  • 1986-1988



1 VHS videocassette

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  • A box of photocopied newspaper articles, photographs, correspondence and other ephemera collected by Sally Ealy and donated along with the VHS videocassette.

Repository Details

Part of the Tennessee Archive of Moving Image and Sound Repository

601 S Gay Street
Knoxville TN 37902 United States