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Ashe County, North Carolina Midwife collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC-250
Abstract The Ashe County, NC Midwife Collection consists of photocopies of a filed physician's memorandum book of an unknown midwife during the Great Depression. It includes the names of parents, babies, birthdates, parental occupations, and marital status and other demographical information. This collection gives additional genealogical and natal information about Ashe County, North Carolina, which is a rural county.
Dates: 1932-1938

Bertram Adams papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-147
Abstract The Bertram Adams Papers are photocopies of the Descendants of John Adams of Cove Creek, North Carolina, books 4, 11, 12, and 13 by Bertram Adams and photocopies of various genealogical materials for the Adams family, primarily in Watauga County, North Carolina. Though undated, the materials cover a period of time from circa 1760 to circa 1950.
Dates: undated

"Brief Account of the Kents of Wytheville, and the County and the Houses They Built"

 Collection
Identifier: AC-324
Abstract Brief Account of the Kents of Wytheville, and the County and the Houses They Built consist of thirteen pages of Kent family genealogical and primary resources.
Dates: 1939

Daniel Boone family genealogical papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-138
Abstract The Daniel Boone Family Genealogical Papers contain information about Daniel Boone's genealogy. It includes notes about the lives of Boone and his family members. It appears the source was Lyman Copeland Draper's manuscript. Added in March 2013 was a paper "Contributions Towards a Boone Genealogy" possibly by H. E. Robinson, undated.
Dates: undated

Freshman Seminar Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5072
Abstract Freshman Seminar (now called First Year Seminar) was established at ASU in 1987 as a course to help students transition to college. The program operates within the University College, and all Appalachian students are required to take it. These records contain several VHS tapes pertaining to the history of Appalachian, as well as student papers, historical files, curriculum files and a file from the Educational Goals Task Force.
Dates: 1950-2007; Majority of material found within 1988 - 1998

Samuel Hicks letters

 Collection
Identifier: AC-595
Abstract This collection is two letters from N.D. Ward, one addressed to Becky and Samuel and dated December 12, 1966. The other has no date or saluation, but its first sentence leads one to believe it is to Becky and Samuel, regarding their common ancestors and neighbors.
Dates: circa 1966-1967

Sanna Ross Gaffney Genealogy Research papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-699
Abstract Sanna Ross Gaffney Genealogy Research Papers contains information about family crests, along with some family tree information and articles explaining family/family name origins spanning 300 plus years, collected by Ms. Gaffney, an avid member of the Genealogical Society of Watauga County, Boone, North Carolina.
Dates: circa 1979-2000, 2007

Stanbery/Stanberry-Younce families ancestral charts and papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-717
Abstract The Stanbery/Stanberry-Younce Families Ancestral Charts and Papers consist of ancestral charts of families' genealogies from Watauga County, North Carolina, prepared circa 2002 by Anita Stanberry St. Lawrence and other family members.
Dates: 2001-2002

Training Teachers of Teachers Program Files

 Record Group
Identifier: UA 5104
Abstract The Training Teachers of Teachers Program was established at ASU in 1969, and was designed to improve teaching at all levels by providing continuing instruction for graduate level professors. The Training Teachers of Teachers (TTT) Records contain correspondence, planning documents, reports, instructional materials, budget and accounting files, grant materials, and meeting minutes concerning the planning and implementation of the TTT program at ASU and date 1969 to 1974, when the program ended.
Dates: 1952-1984

Watauga County Genealogy Study from the William Allan papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-224
Abstract The William Allan Papers consists of genealogical information for over 250 northwestern North Carolina families on microfilm reels. The materials focus on Watauga County in 1942 to 1953 and include Bible records, vital records, interviews, published family histories and newspaper clippings, birth dates, marriage dates, death dates, and health problems, and attempt to illustrate the prevalence of endogamy and genetic diseases.
Dates: 1821-1953, undated; Majority of material found within 1938 - 1944

W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection Genealogy collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-216
Abstract The W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection Genealogy Collection is a collection of various unrelated family genealogies donated to the library. Many families originate from, but are not limited to, northwestern North Carolina. The files are housed alphabetically by family surname.
Dates: circa 1800s-2007, undated