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Appalachian Region Photographs collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC-123

Scope and Contents

The Appalachian Region Photographs collection contains print photographs and negatives of the Appalachian region, mostly Northwestern North Carolina, but also some parts of Virginia, Kentucky, and Tennessee. It contains photographs, slides, and negatives. Images include Ashe, Avery, Mitchell, and Watauga Counties, and unidentified images of towns, people, and museum exhibits. The Collection consists of three series: Northwestern North Carolina Photographs, General Appalachia Photographs, and Negatives, Slides, and Color Materials.

Dates

  • 1905-1980, undated

Creator

Language

The materials are in English.

Copyright Notice

The collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U. S. C.). Reproductions are made only for use as personal study or research. It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Duplication is restricted to photographers or heirs.

Extent

1.51 Linear Feet

Abstract

The Appalachian Region Photographs collection contains print photographs and negatives of the Appalachian region, mostly Northwestern North Carolina, but also some parts of Virginia, Kentucky, and Tennessee. It contains photographs, slides, and negatives. Images include Ashe, Avery, Mitchell, and Watauga Counties, and unidentified images of towns, people, and museum exhibits.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged in three series: Series 1: Northwest North Carolina Counties; Series 2: General Appalachia Photographs; and Series 3: Negatives, Slides, and Color Materials.

Acquisitions Information

Materials were located in the W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection stacks in June 2001.

Processing Information

Processed in 2001. This collection was opened to the public in July 2002. Finding aid revised, 2010. Revised by Cynthia Harbeson, July 2014. This collection was reprocessed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.
Title
Appalachian Region Photographs collection
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by: Kathryn Staley; machine-readable finding aid created by: Kathryn Staley, Rachel Critzer
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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Language of description note
Description is in English

Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
218 College Street
Boone U.S.A. - North Carolina 28608-2026 United States
8282624975
8282624975 (Fax)