KC Manuscript Collection 276
The Marvin C. Simpson, Jr. Collection of Souvenir Boxes consists of one souvenir box, one duplicate, and one incomplete set. The Kingsport Rotary Club produced the souvenir box in recognition of the area’s primary industries. One of the boxes was purchased in 1931 at J. Fred Johnson’s “Big Store.” The boxes contain samples of the wares produced by each company.
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:
Marvin C. Simpson, Jr. Collection of Souvenir Boxes, undated. KC Manuscript Collection 276, Archives of the City of Kingsport, Tennessee.
Marvin C. Simpson, Jr. donated this collection in 2004.
Karen V. Ankabrandt, Archives Intern, developed the finding aid in January 2008.
Kingsport (Tenn.) Industries
Rotary Club of Kingsport (Tenn.)