Baptist Student Union scrapbooks
Scope and Contents
This collection contains scrapbooks created by student members of the Baptist Student Union (BSU) at Appalachian State University between the years 1942-2010. It also contains a few vinyl albums. The scrapbooks include clippings, flyers, invitations, and photographs of BSU events and participants.
- Appalachian State University. Baptist Student Union (Organization)
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Biographical / Historical
The Baptist Student Union first appears in the 1938 issue of The Rhododendron, Appalachian State University's yearbook. For many years, the club was associated with the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina. In January 2014, it reorganized as the Baptist Ministry of the High Country.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred by Mike Puckett, Executive Director of Baptist Campus Ministry of the High Country, on June 8, 2016.
- Appalachian State University--Students--Social life and customs. Subject Source: Local sources
- Appalachian State University. Baptist Campus Ministry of the High Country
- Watauga County (N.C.) -- Religion Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Baptist Student Union scrapbooks
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