Title: Kingsport Press Miniature Presidential Books
Collection Number: Kingsport Community Manuscript Collection (KCMC) 344
Physical Description: 1 folder (3 miniature books)
Creator: Kingsport Press
Repository: Archives of the City of Kingsport
Provenance: The Kingsport Press Miniature Presidential Books were donated to the Archives of the City of Kingsport by Mrs. W.W. Palmer in November 1994.
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:
Kingsport Press Miniature Presidential Books, 1929-1932. KC Manuscript Collection #, Archives of the City of Kingsport, Tennessee.
SCOPE AND CONTENT
Miniature books are generally no larger than 3 inches in height, width, or thickness. The miniature books in this collection were created by the Kingsport Press training division as student exercises in 1929, 1930, and again in 1932. The books are titled Address of Abraham Lincoln, The Autobiography of Calvin Coolidge, and Washington’s Farewell Address.
Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Washington, George, 1732-1799
- Address of Abraham Lincoln, 1929
- The Autobiography of Calvin Coolidge, 1930
- Washington’s Farewell Address, 1932