Kingsport Postcards and Rotary Club Article, 1923 and undated

KC Manuscript Collection 192

This collection consists of two postcards and a newspaper article concerning the chartering of the Kingsport Rotary Club during December 1923.  Postcards are of “Kingsport Stores Inc., Kingsport, Tenn.” and “Hotel Kingsport, Kingsport, Tenn.” neither card has been postmarked.  The Rotary Club article was printed by the Kingsport Times on 11 December 1923.  It lists the names and occupations of executive board members and general members.

Historical Note:
Membership list of the Kingsport Rotary Club:

Jack Huffaker Sam Pyle
O.S. Hauk Ben Brown
Irwin Fuller J. Fred Johnson
John “Bull” Nall Bill Jennings
“Daddy” Long John Thickens
Dick Johnson Flem Dobyns
“Doc” Hillman “Ponzi” Burbage
Carl Thornberg Frank Cloud
“Red” Templin “Dig” Long
Gus Caton “Judge” Ferguson
Bill Mills Bosco Warner
Bill Roller Paul Marsh
Everett Woodyard Kenneth Kenner
Tom Pierce Cowan Turner
Walter Gentry “Jeff” Shivell
  Allen Dryden

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.

This collection should be cited as:

Kingsport Postcards and Rotary Club Article, 1923 and undated.  KC Manuscript Collection 192, Archives of the City of Kingsport, Tennessee.

Emily and Lucile Jennings donated this collection in September 1996.

Brian Wilson processed the collection.
Jeff A. Jenson processed the collection and developed the finding aid in February 2007.

Historic buildings–Tennessee–Kingsport–Pictorial works.
Kingsport (Tenn.)–Pictorial works.
Rotary Club of Kingsport (T.N.)–History.