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Chilhowie Textile photographs

Identifier: AC-386

Scope and Contents

Three undated black and white photographs taken in Smyth County, Virginia of the Chilhowie Textile factory.


  • undated

Conditions Governing Access

No Interlibrary Loan. It is stored in the cold storage unit.

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.

Historical Note

Chilhowie Textile factory was located in a community in Smyth County, Virginia, located in southwest Virginia. It was created in 1832 from Washington and Wythe Counties. Chilhowie was once the home of many textile factories.

Missing Title

  1. Chilhowie Textile


0.01 Linear Feet (1 folder)

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Three black and white undated photographs of the Chilhowie Textile factory in Smyth County, Virginia.


This is a one-folder collection.

Acquisitions Information

W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection obtained this collection in October 2007. Its accesion number is AC.2007.024. It was opened to the public in December 2007.

Related Material

AC.321: Smyth County, VA Lifetime Collection; W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Special Collections, Belk Library, Appalachian State University.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, December 2007; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, December 2007.
AC.386: Chilhowie Textile photographs, undated
Processed by: Kathryn Staley; machine-readable finding aid created by: Kathryn Staley
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Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

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