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William R. Dunlap prints

Identifier: AC-388

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of three prints of Dunlap's sketch of the home of Jesse Bare, Jr. located on the New River in Ashe County, North Carolina. It was done in 1976.


  • Creation: 1976


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Conditions Governing Use

Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the Appalachian State University assumes no responsibility.

Biographical Note

William "Bill" R. Dunlap, born in 1944 in Mississippi, earned an M.F.A. from the University of Mississippi, and taught at Appalachian State University in North Carolina (1970-79) and Memphis State University (1979-80). His paintings, sculpture and constructions are included in prestigious collections, such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the United States State Department, and United States Embassies throughout the world. In the mid-2000s, he maintained studios in McLean, Virginia; Mathiston, Mississippi and Coral Gables, Florida.

Jesse Bare, Jr. of Ashe County, North Carolina designed and built the house illustrated in this collection in 1912.

Missing Title

  1. Ashe Co. (N.C.)
  2. Bare, Jesse Jr.
  3. Dunlap, William R.


1.5 Linear Feet (1 oversize folder)

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Acquisitions Information

Provenance is unknown. The collection's accession number is 07-26. It was opened to the public in December 2007.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, December 2007

Encoded by Kathryn Staley, December 2007

William R. Dunlap prints
Processed by: Kathryn Staley; machine-readable finding aid created by: Kathryn Staley
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Description is in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository