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Hixson-Skymont Community (Grundy County, Tenn.) Collection

Identifier: MS-2618

  • Staff Only

The Hixson-Skymont Community Collection, 1938-1984, is a collection of the local history of the Hixson-Skymont area in Grundy County, Tennessee. The collection includes the published booklet made by the community, as well as the documents, clippings, and oral histories that made the publication possible. Also included in the collection are audio cassettes of the oral histories provided by the community.


  • 1938-1984

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.


1 Linear Feet


The Hixson-Skymont Community Collection, 1938-1984, consists of a collection of items that constitute local history of the Hixson-Skymont area in Grundy County, Tenn. The collection was gathered by members of the community in order to record and preserve their area's history. It includes the published booklet of the local history that was possible because of the research, newspaper clippings about the research campaign and local history, photographs of the exhibit made by researchers and other clippings and documents.

Biographical/Historical Note

No biographical information is available.


Collection consists of two boxes.

Acquisition Note

This collection was donated to Special Collections by Benita J. Howell in August, 2005.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA