Collection of Glass Plate Negatives and Slides
1920’s and undated
KC Manuscript Collection 343

Archives of the City of Kingsport
400 Broad Street
Kingsport, Tennessee 37660
Title: Collection of Glass Plate Negatives and Slides

Collection Number: Kingsport Community Manuscript Collection (KCMC) 343

Physical Description: 1 box

Creator: unknown

Repository: Archives of the City of Kingsport

Provenance: The collection was donated by Georgia Blanchard on behalf of Jim Wells of Wells Camera Shop. The items were given to Wells by Mrs. Alice Crymble.

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: Brianne Johnson processed the collection and developed the finding aid in April 2008.

This collection should be cited as:

Collection of Glass Plate Negatives and Slides, 1920’s and undated. KC Manuscript Collection 343, Archives of the City of Kingsport, Tennessee.

The collection contains 15 glass plate negatives of unidentified men, some of which are in military uniform and 14 glass plate negatives of sports and recreation images. The collection also contains 22 lantern slides of Tennessee Eastman Company. The images of Eastman mostly depict interior shots of the plant.


  • Tennessee Eastman Company
  • Box 1
  • 1-11 Sports and recreation, undated
  • 12-28 Unidentified men, 1920’s
  • 29-51 Tennessee Eastman Company, undated


Man with Cigarette

Man standing with a cigarette in his hand.

Man Wearing Hat

Man wearing hat.

Man Standing in Yard

Man standing in yard.

Man Standing with Hat in His Hands

Man standing with hat in his hands.

Field Sport

Group playing a field sport.

Group of Men

Group of men.

Man Standing with Hands in His Pockets

Man standing with hands in his pockets.

Man Running Track

Man running track.

Field Sport

Group playing a field sport.

Man Running Track

Unknown man running track.