Title: Dobyns-BennettHigh School Roman Banquet Photograph
Collection Number: Kingsport Community Manuscript Collection (KCMC) 509
Physical Description: 1 oversize folder
Repository: Archives of the City of Kingsport
Provenance: The provenance of the collection is unknown, the materials were found in the archives in February 2011.
Access/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.
Processed by: This collection was processed by Brianne Wright and opened for research in March 2011.
This collection should be cited as:
Dobyns-BennettHigh School Roman Banquet, November 22, 1948. KC Manuscript Collection 509, Archives of the City of Kingsport, Tennessee.
SCOPE AND CONTENT
The collection contains one photograph taken during a Roman Banquet put together by students at Dobyns-BennettHigh School. The banquet was held on November 22, 1948 at the Civic Auditorium and was produced by Latin teacher Grace Elmore. Look Magazine sent a reporter and a photographer to profile the activities. Accompanied by Kingsport pianist Will George, Metropolitan opera singer Helen Jepson sang in Latin while wearing her costume from Thais.
1. Photograph, November 22, 1948