William Derris Slide Collection, circa 1940s-1960s

TitleWilliam Derris Slide Collection, circa 1940s-1960s
Publication TypeManuscript
Year of Publication1950
AuthorsDerris, William
Collection TitleWilliam Derris Slide Collection
Manuscript NumberMS.2123
Library/ArchiveUniversity of Tennessee Libraries, Special Collections
SubjectsAlcoa, Bullhead, Cades Cove, Chimney Tops, Clingmans Dome, Fauna, Flora, Gatlinburg, Little River, Maryville, Mount Le Conte, Newfound Gap, Structures, Sugarlands Visitor Center, Townsend

This Collection is solely composed of approximately 4400 slides from the 1940's thru the 1960's of the Great Smoky Mountains region of Tennessee. Derris used these in a slide show for the entertainment of his guests at the Laughing Horse Inn in Townsend.