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A. Chase Ambler Book Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-426
Abstract A. Chase Ambler Book Collection consists of six bound volumes addressing the early unsuccessful movement to establish of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park at the turn of the Twentieth Century.

A Consultation on Creative Writing in the Appalachians Conference Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-886
Abstract This collection is a variety of papers from the conference, A Consultation on Creative Writing in the Appalachians held in Berea, Kentucky, July 1959.

"A Woman's Honor" Playbill,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-550
Abstract This is a photostatic copy of a playbill for "A Woman's Honor," a four-act drama played in Buffalo, West Virginia January 13, 1906. Included is a cast of characters and songs, "the latest and best songs that New York has ever produced."

A.B. Andrews Papers and Photographs,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-582
Abstract This collection gives a glimpse into the life history of A.B. (Alexander Boyd) Andrews and of the Romulus Saunders locomotive and contains several items relating to A.B. Andrews of Cherokee County, North Carolina.

Academic Regalia of B. B. Dougherty,

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5244
Scope and Contents The academic regalia of B. B. Dougherty, including robe and hood.

Adam Sheffield collection of digital images of store ledger,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-978
Scope and Contents Adam Sheffield left his ledger for us to copy and return to him, which we did. Ledger is on CD, with an archival copy. NOTE: Pages 27 & 28 are missing.

Adam Staley's Southern Claims Commission Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-146
Abstract The Adam Staley's Southern Claims Commission Collection contains the photocopied version of National Archives and Records Administration file on Adam Staley's claim to the Southern Claims Commission.

Addendum to the Jesse Jackson Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: RB-8005
Scope and Content Note News clippings related to Jesse Jackson, Jesse Jackson family photographs and photographs of him teaching at Appalachian State University, advertisements, flyers, and reviews of Jesse Jackson’s books, letters, papers, and miscellaneous materials relating to Jesse Jackson.
This collection is related to the larger Collection 8004: Jesse Jackson Collection, 1941-1984.

Affrilachian Poets videos,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1173
Scope and Contents The collection consists of digital video files recorded at Legends, Appalachian State University on April 22, 2015. Featured are performances by Affrilachian Poets Ricardo Nazario-Colon, Frank X Walker, and Crystal Good.

A.G. French Letter,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-383
Abstract A.G. French Letter consists of an one page letter dated 1932 from A.G. French, a prisoner at the Virginia State Prison at the time of the letter. It is to his mother and an unnamed sister and discusses family matters.

Air Pollution Scrapbook,

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Identifier: AC-212
Abstract The Air Pollution Scrapbook consists of Ellen M. Payne's 12" x 14" scrapbook containing fliers and newspaper clippings about air pollution and quality.

A.J. Smith letter to Alexander Armstrong,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1006
Scope and Contents One handwritten letter from A.J. Smith of the Bank of Granville (Ohio) to Alexander Armstrong, dated March 30, 1841

Al Fritsch Poem,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-562
Abstract This collection is a poem written by Al Fritsch, entitled 'Winter Riders.'

A.L. Harris Court Order,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1011
Abstract This collection contains a legal document pertaining to A.L. Harris.

Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad Celebration Invitation,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-751
Abstract This collection is an invitation to celebrate the completion of the Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad to the Hundred Mile Station by giving a Public Dinner in Talladega County, Alabama, addressed to Mr. and Mrs. Sy Henderson of Winchester, Tennessee.

Alabama Vineyard and Winery Company, Vinemont, Cullman County, Alabama, Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1084
Abstract 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.

Albert Stewart Seminar recordings,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1190
Scope and Contents Recordings of author Albert Stewart during a seminar at Wytheville Community College, circa 1975.

Albion Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: RB.8017
Scope and Contents Series 1: Title: North American Conference on British Studies (1976-2003) This series contains records related to the North American Conference on British Studies (NACBS), a scholarly society dedicated to all aspects of the study of British civilization. The NACBS sponsors a scholarly journal the Journal of British Studies, online publications, an annual conference, several academic prizes, graduate fellowships, and undergraduate essay contests. The records in the NACBS series range in date...

Aldridge Family Photograph,

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Identifier: AC-396
Abstract The Aldridge Family Photograph consists of a photograph of the Aldridge family of Watauga County, North Carolina. The photograph likely dates to the early 1890s. This photograph illustrates the family relationships and fashion of late nineteenth century Watauga County, North Carolina.

Alexander Arts Council Records,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-811
Abstract The Alexander Arts Council Records contains records from meetings, festivals, fundraising efforts, and correspondence from 1973-1983.

Alfred Vanzandt letter to Miss Ree A. Seaman,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1035
Abstract This collection includes a letter that talks about pictures that were taken, a leap year party, and the weather. The original envelope for the letter is also included. It is addressed to Ree and is from Alf. H. Vanguard.

Alice Boorman Williamson Poetry Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-937
Scope and Contents One autographed copy of poem, "Cedars of Lebanon" by Alice Boorman Williamson, personalized "For Dr. Taylor, Christmas 1949"

Alice Justice Kinder Manuscript,

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Identifier: AC-144
Abstract The Alice Justice Kinder Manuscript contains the proof copies of the novel, The Call of the Kentucky Mountains: A Sequel to Willie-Boy by Alice J. Kinder and her father William M. Justice. Willie-Boy and The Call of the Kentucky Mountains: A Sequel to Willie-Boy was based on an autobiography written by William Justice prior to his death in 1968. Kinder adapted and published it.

Allegany County, Maryland Court Warrants and Summons,

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Identifier: AC-442
Abstract The Allegany County, Maryland Court Warrants and Summons collection dates to 1731 and 1797. Court summons and warrants for persons such as William and Elizabeth Koilie, Robert Brett, John Taylor, and others are included.

Alleghany County, Virginia Land Deeds,

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Identifier: AC-608
Abstract This collection consists of a single, 16"x27.5" double-sided page of "deeds of partition and conveyance of lands (other than deeds of trust made to secure the payment of debts)" in the county of Alleghany, Virginia during the year 1872.

Allen High School Records,

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Identifier: AC-278
Abstract The Allen High School, originally named the Allen Industrial Training School, was a girls' private boarding school located in Asheville, North Carolina, which served the African-American population from 1887 to 1974. The collection includes photographs, annuals, brochures, letters, correspondence, and other miscellaneous materials relating to the Allen School and Winifred Wrisley's relationship to the school as Music Teacher and to the United Methodist Church.

Alnwick Bedspreads Collection,

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Identifier: AC-488
Abstract The collection contains information from the Alnwick Bedspreads company, including correspondence, magazine articles, ephemera, and photographs.

Along the Historic Lee Highway: Virginia Lee Highway Guide,

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Identifier: AC-1122
Abstract This collection contains a brochure entitled, “Along the Historic Lee Highway: Virginia Lee Highway Guide” which describes the people and places along the Lee Highway route through Washington County, V.A.