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16th Street Baptist Church collection
1982 World's Fair (Knoxville, Tennessee) materials
The 1982 World's Fair (Knoxville, Tennessee) materials were gathered from the 1982 World's Fair held in Knoxville, Tennessee by Mary Greene of Watauga County, North Carolina, who was a member of the World's Fair staff. This collection is divided into two series: 162A. Books and Official World's Fair Publications Series and 162B. Nonofficial World's Fair Materials Series. Oversized materials are stored separately.
A Brief History of Cherry Springs Missionary Baptist Church
This collection consists of a typescript titled "A Brief History of Cherry Springs Missionary Baptist Church," located in Hart County, Kentucky. It was written by George W. Sturgeon in August 1995 and provides a basic history about the church as well as provides lists of sunday school superintendents, church members, pastors, and church clerks.
"A Bright Page of Progress" handbill
This collection contains a handbill touting the moral and infrastructural progress of Ensley, Alabama. It is undated.
"A card from W. W. Lenoir" broadside
This collection consists of a broadside printed by Piedmont Press of a letter written by Walter W. Lenoir of Shull's Mill (Watauga County, N. C.) defending himself against an article about him published in Raleigh's The News & Observer. He defends the progress made across the state since the ouster of the Republican Party from controlling the state.
A. Chase Ambler book collection
A. Chase Ambler book collection consists of six bound volumes addressing the early unsuccessful movement to establish the Great Smoky Mountains National Park at the turn of the Twentieth Century.
A. F. Horne papers
The collection includes a 9" x 6" ledger with a list of accounts with rates of visits and methods of payment from 1926-1931, as well as itemized receipts and notes for services rendered.
"A Few Solid Facts about the Gold Fields of the Southern States" booklet
This collection consists of a booklet entitled "A Few Solid Facts about the Gold Fields of the Southern States." It was published in August 1893 by the Inter-State Land Bureau in Washington, DC. The booklet refers to the Appalachian Gold Belt (Virginia, North Carolina, and Georgia).
A. G. French letter
The collection consists of a letter written by A. G. French to his mother and sister, dated August 28, 1932. At the time, French was a prisoner at the Virginia State Prison. The content of the letter is primarly related to family matters. The return address on the letter is 500 Spring Street, Richmond, which was the address for the prison. The letter's content is pretty general in regards to acknowleding previous correspondence and inquiring about individual family members.
"A Glimpse of the Smileys at Home" photograph album
This collection consists of a homemade photograph album featuring the Smiley family of Oil City, Pennsylvania, circa 1900. The photographs include members of the family and their home (exterior and interior). Almost all of the photographs are captioned. Individuals identified are Isa Smiley (daughter), Josephine Smiley (daughter), and Lusannah S. Smiley (identified in the album as Mrs. Thomas Wright Smiley, mother).
"A History of the Appalachian Collection" Oral History tapes
A .L. Longdon lease agreement
This collection consists of a lease agreement between A. L. Langdon and A. L. Harmon for a white painted house and lot Watauga County, North Carolina for the period of six months. The monthly rental fee was $25.00, with rent to be paid at end of each month. It is dated November 26, 1906.
A. M. Fayes Gristmill accounts ledger
This collection is a ledger book with accounts from a gristmill business of A. M. Fayes in Capon Springs, West Virginia. It is dated 1862-1864. Fayes was sometimes paid with Confederate money, cash, some type of physical labor, or livestock.
A. S. Nowlin & Company advertisement card
This collection consists of an advertisement card for A. S. Nowlin & Company of Lynchburg, Virginia. It states that the company was a shipper of standard grades coal and coke. The card features a print of a painting called "Autumn Sunshine" by E. Lamasure.
"A Tragedy at Hillsville" program
This collection includes one program for the play "A Tragedy at Hillsville," written by Ronald M. Larson. The program is undated. The play was sponsored by the Wythe County Kiwanis Club and performed by the Wythe County Ad Hoc Players.
Advertisement hand fan
African American Alumni Association collection
This collection consists of items related to Appalachian State University's African American Alumni Association (African American Alumni Network). Documents include a history of the organization, remarks from former AAAA president Dr. Renee' Evans, lists of events, ephemera, two newsletters, meeting documentation, and a form. The collection ranges in date from 2007, 2011-2016.
African American family and World War II photograph album
African American family photograph album
African American Family photographs
This collection consists of a photograph folder containing six 4x4 inch photographs of an unidentified African American family in Greenville, South Carolina, circa 1950s. The photographs includes three different snapshots of a pre-school aged child on a tricycle, one of the child in a push carriage, one of a young man with both the chilid and a dog on his lap and two older men in the background, and one of a man sitting on a bicycle.
Agnes Faggart Bussiere photographs
The collection includes three black and white photographs. One photograph is of the 1941-1942 Girls' Basketball Team and includes both Agnes and coach Thursa Sneed. The other two photographs are candids of students on-campus after a snow.
Agreement between James M. Banks and William E. Walker
This collection consists of an agreement between James M. Banks and William E. Walker, dated February 18, 1831. It details the financing and incorporation of William E. Walker and Company, a mercantile business located in Franklin County, Alabama. The document does show signs of worming damage.
Air pollution scrapbook
The Air pollution scrapbook consists of Ellen M. Payne's scrapbook containing fliers and newspaper clippings about air pollution and quality.
Akers family photographs
Alabama and Kentucky Oil Company brochure
This collection consists of a brochure describing the interests of the Alabama and Kentucky Oil Company's fields near Wichita Falls, Texas. Vice President Claude Thomas was a Kentucky legislator from the eastern portion of the state. The brochure is dated circa 1920.
Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad Reception invitation
This collection consists of an invitation to a dinner reception held to celebrate the completion of the Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad to the Hundred Mile Station on July 15, 1859. The envelope and a name card for Ada F. Terry are included with the invitation.
Alabama Field Trials Club booklet
This collection consists of a booklet which details the rules and fees for the Thirteenth Annual Field Trials held in Decatur, Alabama, February 4, 1919. The competition for hunting dogs was open to Pointers as well as English, Irish, and Gordon Setters. The booklet lists the club officers, Board of Governors, and information about the competition.
Alabama Vineyard and Winery Company, Vinemont, Cullman County, Alabama, papers
This collection includes information on an unsuccessful Alabama Vineyard and Winery Company, whose agent was George E. Bowen from Chicago and a successful Alabama Fruit Growing and Winery Association, all circa 1896-1899. Included are plats of Vinemont, Cullman County, Alabama, advertisements for the real estate, and correspondence.
This collection consists of records, correspondence, copyright permissions, contributor biographies, reviews, and memorandums pertaining to the Albion journal. The correspondence contains exchanges between Albion administrators and authors, and reviewers documenting the peer-review process. Also included are annual reports, meeting minutes, budget reports, and submissions of articles. This collection also includes a stamp featuring the journal’s unicorn insignia.
Album of Wheeling, West Virginia photogravures
This collection consists of an album produced by Nicoll's Art Store of Wheeling, West Virginia photogravures. The subjects are identified and include buildings, bridges, cemeteries, and rivers. It's copyrighted 1903.
- Boone (N.C.) 43
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty. 37
- Watauga County (N.C.) 36
- Universities and Colleges -- Departments 35
- Appalachian State University--History--20th century. 30
- Universities and colleges -- Administration 28
- Photographic prints 26
- Appalachian State University--Students 19
- Appalachian State University -- Alumni and alumnae 18
- Students. 18
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 18
- Ashe County (N.C.) 15
- Oral histories 15
- Railroads. 14
- Appalachian State University--Students--Social life and customs. 13
- Planning 13
- Sports and tourism -- Appalachian Region 13
- Appalachian State University 12
- Scrapbooks 12
- Folk music -- Appalachian Region, Southern. 11 + ∧ less
- English 1199
- German 3
- Italian 3
- French 2
- Chinese 1
- Cherokee 1
- Czech 1
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- Slovak 1
- Spanish; Castilian 1 + ∧ less
- Appalachian State University 22
- Appalachian State Teachers College (N.C.) 19
- Appalachian State University. Library 17
- Unknown 17
- Norfolk and Western Railway Company 11
- Beaver, Patricia D. 10
- Williams, Cratis D. 10
- Appalachian Training School for Teachers (N.C.) 9
- Durham, Harvey 9
- Thomas, John Edwin 9
- Dougherty, Blanford Barnard 8
- Appalachian State University--Faculty 7
- Appalachian State University. Center for Appalachian Studies 7
- Borkowski, Francis T. 7
- Wey, Herbert W. 7
- Appalachian State University. John A. Walker College of Business 6
- Appalachian State University. Office of the Chancellor 6
- Appalachian State University. Reich College of Education 6
- Appalachian State Normal School (N.C.) 5
- Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. 5 + ∧ less