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Bob Lawrence Kingsport Postcard Collection, c. 1940s

KC Manuscript Collection 117

ABSTRACT:
The Bob Lawrence Kingsport Postcard Collection consists of nine linen postcards published by the Asheville Postcard Company.  These linen cards depict a variety of idyllic scenes from the Kingsport, Tennessee area including the city’s downtown, pool/recreation area, leading industries, and various public buildings.

RESTRICTIONS:
There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

COLLECTION CITATION:
This collection should be cited as: Bob Lawrence Kingsport Postcard Collection, c. 1940s.  KC Manuscript Collection 117, Archives of the City of Kingsport,Tennessee.

ACQUISITION:
Bob Lawrence donated this collection in June 1999.

PROCESSED BY:
Martha A. Egan processed the collection in 1999.
Jeff A. Jenson developed the finding aid in June 2006.
Brianne Johnson revised the finding aid in May 2008.
SUBJECTS
Historic buildings–Tennessee–Kingsport–Pictorial works.
Kingsport (Tenn.)–Pictorial works.

Postcards–Tennessee–Kingsport.

FOLDER LIST

FOLDER 1

K.22U.S.Post Office Kingsport,Tenn.

K.24BridgeOverHolstonRiveronU.S. Highway23 Between Kingsport and Johnson City,Tenn.

K.26Broad Street Looking North, Kingsport,Tenn.

K-30FirstBaptistChurch, Kingsport,Tennessee

K-32 “Rotherwood”Kingsport,Tenn.

K-33 Airplane View of Tennessee Eastman Company,Kingsport,Tenn.

K-34 Legion Pool with Civic Auditorium and J.Fred Johnson Park in the Background

K-36 Bird’s-Eye View of the Mead Corporation,Kingsport,Tenn.

K-37HolstonValleyCommunityHospital,Kingsport,Tenn.