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UA. University Archives

 Record Group
Identifier: UA

Found in 70 Collections and/or Records:

Agnes Faggart Bussiere photographs

Identifier: UA 29.006
Scope and Contents

The collection includes three black and white photographs. One photograph is of the 1941-1942 Girls' Basketball Team and includes both Agnes and coach Thursa Sneed. The other two photographs are candids of students on-campus after a snow.

Dates: circa 1940-1942

Alfred L. "Flucie" Stewart Papers

Identifier: UA 30.021
Content Description

This collection includes correspondence written to Stewart in the months preceeding his death, correspondence sent to his family after his passing, certificates, naval papers, a scrapbook of newspaper clippings about his careers, and photographs.

Dates: 1934 - 1956

Alma Cline Moretz's Appalachian Training School Diploma

Identifier: UA 29.024
Scope and Contents

Alma Cline Moretz's diploma from the Appalachian Training School dated July 19, 1912.

Dates: 1912 July 19

Anna Boyce Phillips collection

Identifier: UA 29.009
Scope and Contents This collection includes two handbills from recitals at the Appalachian Training School, 1948 Appalachian High School Commencement program, a Winkler Hall Naming and Dedication program, an April 20, 1966 letter to Dr. T. Edgar Sikes, Sr. from the Appalachian State Teachers College Alumni Association, a canceled check for Ruby Winkler's registration fee for Appalachian State Teachers College, the poem "Our School and Its Founder" written by J. A. Wilson about the Appalachian Training School,...
Dates: 1916-1978, 1994

Appalachian Glee Club records

Identifier: UA 25.007
Content Description

This collection includes newsletters, performance programs, photographs, recordings, and performance posters.

Dates: 1962-1997

Appalachian High School newsletters

Identifier: UA 60
Scope and Contents

The collection includes two issues of the Appalachian High School newsletter, "Appalachian High Life." Appalachian High School was one of the two demonstration schools housed at Appalachian State Teachers College (Appalachian State University). Contents include the "Salute to the Seniors" issue (May 25, 1951) and pages 3-7 of a Christmas issue, likely from 1950.

Dates: 1950-1951

Appalachian Literary Society record books

Identifier: UA 25.006
Scope and Contents

This collection contains two records books of the Society, dated 1905-1909, 1912. Included in the books are the Society's constitution, meeting minutes, membership rosters, and drafts of programs hosted by the Society.

Dates: 1905-1909, 1912

Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. Records,

Identifier: UA-5049

The Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. was chartered in November 1970 to begin and sustain a fund-raising program for ASU and supports the university by receiving and investing private funds to help further the institution's academic mission. The Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. Records, dating 1929-2008, contain mostly financial statements and meeting minutes for the Foundation and its Board of Directors.

Dates: 1929-2008; Majority of material found within 1981 - 1986

Appalachian Training School Collection

Identifier: UA 43
Scope and Contents The Appalachian Training School Collection contains land deeds, student class constitution and minutes, library borrowing records, promotional brochure, and manuscript for a student magazine. The deeds are for land in and around Boone and Watauga County, NC, owned by Watauga Academy, Appalachian Training School, and members of the school's Board of Trustees. The promotional brochure highlights the programs and facilities at the school and was sent by President B. B. Dougherty to a...
Dates: 1900-1920

Association of Non-Traditional Students records

Identifier: UA 25.004
Scope and Contents

The collection contains meeting minutes, event fliers, newsletters, two constitutions, and other material. These documents range in date from 1998-2000.

Dates: 1998-2000

ASU Women's Clubs Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA 61
Scope and Contents

The ASU Women’s Club records include scrapbooks, membership records, financial records, charity event information, limited correspondence, fashion show programs, meeting minutes and photographs. Record material from the Faculty Dames, the Newcomers Club, and the ASU Woman's Club are represented in this collection.

Dates: 1922-1999

Athletics Council records

Identifier: UA 65
Scope and Contents These records contain a variety of papers, including memorandums, meeting minutes, policies, and budget information of the Athletics Council. Included are records of the sports: baseball, basketball, bowling, fencing, field hockey, golf, soccer, swimming, tennis, track, and wrestling. Athletic conferences and associations included in the records are the Atlantic Coast Conference, Carolinas Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, and the North State Conference. Conference records consist of...
Dates: 1946-1984

Belva Annie Calloway Appalachian Training School certificate

Identifier: UA 29.018
Scope and Contents

Original certificate issued by the Appalachian Training School to Belva Annie Calloway to make the completion of a course of study, including orthography, penmanship, arthimetic, grammar, geography, United States history, economics, elocution, rhetoric, physiology, civil government, algebra, English, American literature, physics, general history, plane geometry, plane trigonometry, preparatory Latin, and English history. Issued in 1907.

Dates: 1907 July 26

Board of Trustees records

Identifier: UA 01

The Appalachian State University Board of Trustees advises the Board of Governors and the Chancellor primarily on the management and development of the University. The Board of Trustees records consist of the minutes for board meetings and retreats, as well as correspondence between the ASU Chancellor and the ASU Board of Trustees, a self-study, and membership files on former board members.

Dates: 1949-2015

Bryce and Izoria Sheppard Gordon collection

Identifier: UA 29.014
Scope and Contents This collection includes items collected by Bryce Gordon and Izoria Sheppard Gordon during their time as students of Appalachian State Teachers College (ASTC) between 1945-1949. Included in the collection are receipts issued by ASTC, Appalachian Athletic Association tickets, ephemera, event programs, and photographs. The ephemera includes football game lineups, a library notice, invitations, a program for the 1948 Junior-Senior circus, and a program for the 1949 Junior-Senior banquet. The...
Dates: 1945-1949

Carolyne Hamlin Badgett Letters

Identifier: UA 29.023

Carolyne Jane Hamlin Badgett graduated from Appalachian State Teachers College with a B.S. degree in 1961. She taught in Winston-Salem, North Carolina until 1965. After taking time off, she took a teaching job at Dobson Elementry School in Surry County, North Carolina, where she remained until her retirement in 1996. This collection consists of photocopies letters written to Carolyne Hamlin Badgett during her freshman year of college at Appalachian State Teachers College.

Dates: 1957-1958

College of Fine and Applied Arts Records,

Identifier: UA-5050

The College of Fine and Applied Arts was established in 1968 as Appalachian State Teachers College was restructuring in to Appalachian State University and currently includes the Departments of Art, Communication, Military Science and Leadership, Technology and Theatre and Dance. The College of Fine and Applied Arts Records contain mostly administrative and committee/council files dating 1968-1999.

Dates: 1968-2009; Majority of material found within 1968 - 1987

Department of Art records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA 10.02
Scope and Contents This record group contains two accessions. The Art Department Administrative Records includes administrative information regarding Art Department programs, faculty, committees and curriculum from 1976 to 1985. The Marilyn Smith Papers contain materials from 1980 to 2011, and cover art competitions, exhibitions at the Catherine J. Smith Gallery, design work by students from the Graphic Design program, personal files and correspondence, and records regarding Women's Studies and the National...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1976-2011

Department of Communication records

Identifier: UA 10.01
Scope and Contents

This collection contains two accessions that primarily contain administrative records and annual reports. This collection includes salary summations, meeting minutes, self-studies, curricula, budget information, and correspondence. Topics include the Department of Speech, the China Project, and administrative operations.

Dates: 1967-2003

Division of Continuing Education Records,

Identifier: UA-5051
Abstract The Office of Continuing Education (named The Division of Educational Outreach and Summer Programs as of 2008) was established as early as 1974 and provides access to a continuum of educational and enrichment experiences for individuals outside the confines of the residential academic year, through field-based courses, conferences, camp programs, summer sessions offerings, and professional development programs. The Office of Continuing Education Records contain mostly administrative files...
Dates: 1964-2009; Majority of material found within 1970 - 2009

Doris Stam collection

Identifier: UA 47

The Doris Stam collection consists of artifacts, correspondence, oral histories, papers, and photographs the Bartlett, Brown, Dougherty, Perry, Shull, and Taylor families. The collection also contains material from the early days of Appalachian State University and history of Boone, North Carolina. Doris Stam gathered the material of this collection while writing her book "Mountain Educators: The Dougherty Family and the First Fifty Years of Appalachian."

Dates: Majority of material found in 1867-2007

Dorothy Florence Comer Thomas papers

Identifier: UA 29.003
Content Description The collection relates to Dorothy Florence Comer Thomas' time as a student at Appalachian State Teachers College. Included are her grade reports, registration cards, student activities tickets and receipts, and student handbooks. Her yearbooks are included because of the handwritten notes and signatures contained within. Additionally, the collection includes history of the Bailey family (written by Thomas) and a photograph album of black and white images of Boone, the Appalachian campus,...
Dates: 1938-1979

Dorothy Maye Hayes Appalachian Training School Diploma

Identifier: UA 29.017
Scope and Contents

Original Appalachian Training School diploma of Dorothy Maye Hayes of Blowing Rock, NC. She graduated in 1923.

Dates: 1923 May 3

Dougherty Family Bible

Identifier: UA 32
Scope and Contents

The Dougherty family Bible that was in the possession of the Dougherty family. The book was originally owned by Lillie Shull Dougherty. Lillie Brown Perry, granddaughter of D.D. and Lillie Shull Dougherty, donated the Bible to the University Archives in July 2005. It contains a register with the family births, deaths, and marriages. The Bible also includes clippings and loose material.

Dates: 1901

Dougherty family photos collection

Identifier: UA 66
Content Description

This collection contains photographs of the Dougherty family, as well as members from the Shull and Brown families.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1919, 1932, 1955, 1961-1962, undated

Edmund King Collection on Tom Keefe

Identifier: UA 59
Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence between Edmund J. King, professor at the University of Sheffield and Tom Keefe, professor at Appalachian State University, from 1978-1998. It also includes a program from "A Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Tom Keefe" and a copy of the address delivered by King at this event. The Special Collections Research Center is the home of Tom Keefe's book collection.

Dates: 1978-1998

Elizabeth Brown Scoggins Collection

Identifier: UA 45

The Elizabeth Brown Scoggins collection contains papers, photographs, documents, and artifacts spanning the history of Appalachian State and Watauga County from the 19th Century to the early 21st. Much of the collection is devoted to the Dougherty, Brown, and Bartlett families with an emphasis on concerning B.B. and D.D. Dougherty, founders of what would become Appalachian State University.

Dates: 1866-2003; Majority of material found within 1903 - 2000

Ella W. Thompson and Lloyd L. Hobbs collection

Identifier: UA 29.020
Scope and Content This collection contains scrapbooks and memorabilia documenting the experiences of Ella Williams Thompson and her husband Dr. Lloyd LeRoy Hobbs, while they were students at Appalachian State Teachers College from 1933-1937. Materials within the collection include newspaper clippings, photographs, letters, postcards, telegrams, alumni membership cards, annuals, certificates, and plaques. Topics covered in this collection include academics, wrestling and football, student activities, and...
Dates: 1933-2007

Emma Horton Moore Scrapbook

Identifier: UA 30.024

The scrapbook was compiled by Emma Horton Moore, librarian at the Appalachian State Teachers College. The scrapbook holds newsclippings the school, its students, and its faculty, especially B. B. and D. D. Dougherty. It ranges in date from circa 1907-1957.

Dates: circa 1907-1957

Eula Todd Diary

Identifier: UA 30.025
Content Description

This diary was kept by Eula Todd, circa 1931. Todd taught seventh grade at Appalachian's Demonstration School from circa 1924 through the 1930s. The diary entries concern her health, local weather, her participation in the Delphian Club, colleagues, her teaching preparation and duties, her students, local athletics, and her friends.

Dates: circa 1931