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Junaluska Story Film Reel, 1954-1959

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2020-054

Scope and Contents

The Junaluska Story short film describes the features and attractions (e.g., The Lambeth Inn, The Terrace Hotel, The Colonial Hotel, Junaluska Apartments, Lakeside Lodge, World Methodist Council Building, Paul B. Kern Youth Center, Memorial Chapel, Maggie Valley, Shackford Hall) of the Lake Junaluska conference and retreat center in Haywood County, North Carolina. The conference center is associated with the United Methodist Church.

This film was presented by the Southeastern Jurisdictional Council. This collection features one film reel with the film covering years 1954-1959. The 16mm film is 23 minutes and 53 seconds long, is in color, and has sound.

Dates

  • 1954 - 1959

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to the public without restriction. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to duplicate or publish material from this collection must be obtained from the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library.

Extent

0.0 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center, founded in 1913, became a conference and retreat center focused on religious and spiritual experiences and events. The Conference Center is still used today and is highly affiliated with the United Methodist Church as a space for clergy to annually come together.

This collection features one film reel with the film covering years 1954-1959. The 16mm film is 23 minutes and 53 seconds long, is in color, and has sound. The film reel is housed in a small cardboard box with a variety of postage stamps and cloth straps with metal fasteners.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The immediate source and date of acquisition for this collection is unknown.

Related Materials

"The Junaluska Story.” Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room. Atlanta, GA: Protestant Radio and Television Center, 1954-1959. (NCR Film Collection 269.6 J95) https://cmlibrary.bibliocommons.com/item/show/1440509106?_ga=2.189258155.1078836351.1571402894-1587513188.1554122740

"The Junaluska Story.” Digital NC. Accessed October 2019. https://lib.digitalnc.org/record/24706

Bibliography

“Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center: Lake Junaluska, a Place of Ministry and Renewal.” Southeastern Jurisdiction: Making Disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. Accessed October 2019. http://www.sejumc.org/LakeJunaluskaConferenceandRetreatCenter

"The Junaluska Story.” Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room. Atlanta, GA: Protestant Radio and Television Center, 1954-1959. (NCR Film Collection 269.6 J95) https://cmlibrary.bibliocommons.com/item/show/1440509106?_ga=2.189258155.1078836351.1571402894-1587513188.1554122740

"The Junaluska Story.” Digital NC. Accessed October 2019. https://lib.digitalnc.org/record/24706

Condition Description

Film reel is fragile.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of this collection was completed by Sydney Carroll, October 2019.

Title
Junaluska Story Film Reel, 1954-1959
Status
Completed
Author
Sydney Carroll
Date
2019-10
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Repository

Contact:
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library-Main
310 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte NC 28202 USA