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Joe Ballenger photographic collection

 Collection — Box: Single File Collections Box 5: 2015-2017
Identifier: SCPL-2017-006

Content Description

33 photographic prints captured by Joe Ballenger, an aviation enthusiast who lived near the Spartanburg Memorial Airport in the 1920s and 1930s. The images depict the visit of Charles Lindbergh, Amelia Earhart, and others to Spartanburg. One image shows the Greenville airport from the air, another group of 6 images shows the Goodyear Blimp over Spartanburg.

Dates

  • 1927 - 1931

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is available by appointment only. Please contact the Kennedy Room for more information.

Extent

33 Photographic Prints (1 legal sized folder)

Language of Materials

English

Physical Location

Single File Collections Box 5: 2015-2017

Condition Description

Excellent. Two of the prints are 5"x7" and larger, but most are smaller formats.

Title
Joe Ballenger photographic collection
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Kennedy Room of Local History and Genealogy Repository

Contact:
151 S. Church St.
Spartanburg SC 29306 United States