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Claude S. Jones Collection, 1931-1987

KC Manuscript Collection 59

ABSTRACT:
The Claude Jones collection contains materials related to Jones’s employment at the Kingsport Press, Inc. in Kingsport,Tennessee.  Jones worked at the Press from 1 July 1936 through 12 March 1982.  Records include personal papers, various programs and activities, miscellaneous in-house publications, trade manuals, a couple photographs, and an employee seniority list that was published shortly before plant employees went on strike in 1963.

Claude S. Jones died in 1995.

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:

Claude S. Jones Collection, 1931-1987.  KC Manuscript Collection 59, Archives of the City of Kingsport,Tennessee.

ACQUISITION:
Patsy Jones donated this collection in 1995 and 1997.

PROCESSED BY:
Jeff A. Jenson reprocessed the collection and developed the finding aid in February 2006. Revisions to the finding aid were made by Brianne Johnson in May 2008.

SUBJECT HEADINGS:
Jones, Claude S., 1916-1995.

Kingsport Press.

Kingsport(Tenn.) Industries.

FOLDER LIST

1. Banquet Programs, 1972 and 1975-76

2. Certificate, Retirement, and Benefit Materials, 1971 and 1981-1987

3. Correspondence, January 21, 1957 and January 12, 1965

4. Photographs (2) and Certificates (2), 1950s

5. Seniority Lists, February 1, 1963 (2 copies)

6. Publication, “KP Rec. Club: 4 Seasons of Fun,” 1977; Publications, Miscellaneous, 1954 and 1967

7. Publications, “Kingsport Press Salary Program for Exempt Employees,” undated

8. Publications, Kingsport Press Educational Series: Glossary of Technical Terms, August 1931; Publications, Kingsport Press: Glossary of Book Manufacturing Terms, September 1977

9. Publications, Newspiper, April 2, 1982 and July 1982 (Kingsport Press Newspaper)

10. Publications, Style Manuals, undated