Guide to the World's Fair (Knoxville, TN) Materials, 1981 - 1982, undated

Summary Information

Title: World's Fair (Knoxville, TN) Materials, 1981 - 1982, undated
Collection: AC.162
Extent: 0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Abstract:

The World's Fair (Knoxville, TN) Materials is a collection gathered from the 1982 World's Fair held in Knoxville, Tennessee by Mary Greene of Watauga County, North Carolina, who was a member of the World's Fair staff. This collection is divided into two series: 162A. Books and Official World's Fair Publications Series and 162B. Nonofficial World's Fair Materials Series. Oversized materials stored separately.

Creator: Knoxville World's Fair (1982)

Biographical/Historical Note

The 1982 World's Fair was held in Knoxville, Tennessee.  Materials in the collection were gathered by Mary Greene of Watauga County, North Carolina, who was a member of the World's Fair staff.

Scope and Contents

This collection contains various materials generated by and written about the 1982 World's Fair.

Arrangement

This collection is divided into two series: 162A. Books and Official World's Fair Publications Series and 162B. Nonofficial World's Fair Materials Series. Oversized materials stored separately.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

Provenance is unknown. The accession number is MWF. This collection was opened to the public on 12 September 2002.

Processing Information

Processed by Deborah Bell, 1994; Kathryn Staley, 12 September 2002; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, June 2005

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.162: World's Fair (Knoxville, TN) Materials, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

                   
Books and Official World's Fair Publications Series. (1982, n.d.)
Books and Official World's Fair Publications Series contains various materials generated by the World's Fair, original organization. These include addresses of and schedules of performers, the 1982 World's Fair Official Guidebook, and information sheets regarding the World's Fair.
Box Folder
1 1 The 1982 World's Fair Official Guidebook
  2 Documents
,
Nonofficial World's Fair Materials Series. (1981-1982, n.d.)
Nonofficial World's Fair Materials Series contains materials written about the World's Fair, original organization. The majority are publications; however, correspondence is also included.
Box Folder
1 3 Documents
  4 Documents