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Brenda Councill Mural in Belk Library and Information Commons DVD

Identifier: AC-871

Scope and Contents

This is a DVD made of the process by which the mural "The Quest for Knowledge" was created in the atrium of Belk Library and Information Commons, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina. The mural was completed by artist Brenda Mauney Councill in 2007.


  • 2007


The material is in English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions.

Historical Note

The new Belk Library and Information Commons building was opened for use in 2005. In 2007 Brenda Mauney Councill was commissioned to paint the mural dubbed "The Quest for Knowledge" in the open atrium area of the library. Different panels reflect the accomplishments of Appalachian State, landmarks of the area, and a tribute to the benefactor, Irwin "Ike" Belk.


0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)


Brenda Councill Mural in Belk Library and Information Commons DVD consists of a single DVD produced by Dr. Jeff Fletcher and Greg Williams that features Brenda Councill creating the murals in the atrium of the library, circa 2007.


This is a single-item collection.

Acquisitions Information

This DVD was produced by Dr. Jeff Fletcher and Greg Williams, circa 2007, and accessioned as AC.2010.072.

Processing information

This was processed by Anita Elliott, August 2014. This collection was processed 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.
AC.891: Brenda Councill Mural in Belk Library and Information Commons DVD, 2007
Anita Elliott
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Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

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