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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, an undated photograph of Emma Moore Horton, a 1954 photograph of Mrs. Magette and Mrs. Bell (matrons of Lovill Hall and White Hall, respectively), and genealogical information about the Horton family.


  • 1916-1978, 1994


Conditions Governing Access

The materials from Appalachian State University Libraries' Special Collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The nature of these collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. As a result, the user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Conditions Governing Use

Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the Appalachian State University assumes no responsibility.

Biographical Note

Anna Boyce Phillips grew up in Watauaga County. Her mother, Iva Dean Winkler, graduated from Appalachian State Teachers College in 1931. Phillips graduated from Appalachian in 1958. She has been involved in various service projects associated with the community around Boone, N.C. and Appalachian State University.


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Acquistion Information

Donated in 1994 by Anna Boyce Phillips. Accessioned in 2006 as UA.2006.288.


This collection's former identifier was UA.5099.

Processing Information

Processed by Trevor McKenzie under the supervision of Cynthia Harbeson, July 2011. Updated by Kimberly Sims, February 2020.

Anna Boyce Phillips collection
Trevor McKenzie
July 27, 2011
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository