Appalachian State University. Appalachian Cultural Museum
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Materials in the Appalachian Cultural Museum Records cover the history of the museum from 1989 until its close in 2006. The collection contains materials concerned with the museum administration, correspondendence, exhibits, events, and publicity.
Dates: 1855-2012, undated; Majority of material found within 1988 - 2002
Abstract The collection contains photographs of a shawl reportedly worn by Catherine Marlowe at a ball given for George Washington's officers at Yorktown. The shawl descended through the Wiles family who were the grandchildren of Catherine Marlowe.
Identifier: UA 5173
Abstract Robert Earl Snead started at Appalachian State University as a student, earning his Bachelor's degree in 1955, and a Master's in 1957. He later returned to the University and became director of Alumni Affairs from 1966-1971. In 1971, he became Vice-Chancellor for Development and in 1989, he was made executive assistant to the Chancellor, retiring in 1997. The Robert Earl Snead Collection contains materials related to his career at ASU and includes reports, meeting minutes, publications, and...