The collection contains three videos and one book that chronicle the history of Eastman Chemical Company. The videos and book were in house productions that were later sold to Eastman employees. The first video is entitled, Against All Odds, and covers 1920-1945. The second video is entitled, Coming of Age, and covers 1945-1975. The third video is entitled, Momentum to Change the World, and covers 1975-1990. The book is entitled Years of Glory, Times of Change, and is meant to compliment the videos.
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This collection should be cited as:
Eastman Chemical Company Audio Visual Collection, 1990. KC Manuscript Collection 317, Archives of the City of Kingsport, Tennessee.
Bill Rumgay donated this collection in 1993.
Joy Lowe and Brianne Johnson processed the collection and developed the finding aid in January 2008.
Eastman Chemical Company
Kingsport (Tenn.) Industries
1. Against All Odds, 1920-1945 (video)
2. Coming of Age, 1945-1975 (video)
3. Momentum to Change the World, 1975-1990 (video)
4. Years of Glory, Times of Change, 1920-1990 (book)