Finding aid for the The Opie Evans Papers


Title:
The Opie Evans Papers
Repository:
Archival Services, University Libraries, The University of Akron
Phone: 330-972-7670
http://www.uakron.edu/libraries/archives
Creator:
Opie Evans
Dates:
1943-1999
Bulk dates:
1960-1975
Quantity:
4 cubic feet (8 boxes)
Abstract:
The Opie Evans Papers contain documents, photographs, artifacts, and motion picture and sound recordings relating to Evans' many professional pursuits and activities, including his long careers in photography and broadcasting, his stint as a community newspaper publisher, his work with the Mayor of Akron to promote civic unity, his side businesses operating an ice cream truck and renting audiovisual equipment, and his volunteer work with Akron-area churches and charities.
Identification:
99/246
Location:
Archival Services
Language:
The records are in English
Sample Image:
To view Evans' photograph