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Dorothy Florence Comer Thomas papers

Identifier: UA 5289

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, classmates, faculty, Thomas, and her family.


  • 1938-1979


Biographical / Historical

Dorothy Florence Comer Thomas graduated from Appalachian State Teachers College in 1943.


2.7 Linear Feet

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of James Vann Comer in 2018 and 2019
Dorothy Florence Comer Thomas Papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

218 College Street
Boone U.S.A. - North Carolina 28608-2026 United States
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