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Jerry Pope and Rebecca Williams papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-360

Scope and Contents

This collection contains interviews from the summer of 2001 focused on residents of Watauga County, North Carolina. Box 2 contains original cassettes of the interviews and Box 3 contains user and archival copies of the cassettes.

Dates

  • 2001

Language

The materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

No Interlibrary loan.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Biographical Note

Jerry Pope and Rebecca Williams' Interdisciplinary Studies students produced oral history audio cassettes and respective transcripts for Pope/Williams' Fall 2001 semester course, "Through the Gates: Performances Ventures Into the Community." This was intended to create theatrical community sketches. Includes seven color photographs. Photograph separate sheets in place.

Extent

0.76 Linear Feet (1 half-sized manuscript box, 1 large CD box, 1 large audiocassette box, 1 folder in cold storage)

Abstract

Jerry Pope and Rebecca Williams Papers consist of oral history interviews of twenty-five Watauga County, North Carolina residents. Jerry Pope and Rebecca Williams' Interdisciplinary Studies students produced oral history audio cassettes and respective transcripts for Pope/Williams' Fall 2001 semester course, "Through the Gates: Performances Ventures Into the Community."

Arrangement

The collection is arranged alphabetically. Documents are listed first followed by audiocassette recordings then photographs.

Acquisitions Information

Jerry Pope and Rebecca Williams donated this collection to the W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection in 2001. The accession number is AC.2002.001. It was opened to the public in January 2007.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, January 2007. Encoded by Kathryn Staley, January 2007. Reprocessed and finding aid revised by Trevor McKenzie, March 2013. 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.

Missing Title

  1. Oral History
  2. Pope, Jerry
  3. Watauga County (N.C.)
  4. Williams, Rebecca
Title
AC.360: Jerry Pope and Rebecca Williams Papers, 2001
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by: Kathryn Staley; machine-readable finding aid created by: Kathryn Staley
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
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
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