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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.
Dates: 1943-1988, undated; Majority of material found within 1968 - 1977

Appalachian Consortium Records,

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5001
Abstract The Appalachian Consortium, in operation from 1970-2004, was a nonprofit, educational organization formed by a partnership of academic institutions dedicated to preserving the history and enhancing the future of the Southern Appalachian region. This collection contains files detailing the initial organization and continuing leadership of the Consortium, its finances and correspondence, as well as its major projects, grants, publications, and conferences.
Dates: 1970-2004; Majority of material found within 1978 - 1990

Appalachian Oral History Project records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-111
Abstract This collection includes records for the Appalachian Oral History Project, a combined effort of Appalachian State University, Alice Lloyd College, Emory and Henry College, and Lees Junior College to document oral histories of the history and folklore of the central Appalachian region. Materials in this collection consist of interviews and records generated by Appalachian State University interviewers between 1973 and 1975. Records include audio interviews, administrative files, photographs, and...
Dates: 1850-1989; Majority of material found within 1965 - 1989

Appalachian State University Oral History Projects, Audio Materials and Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-669
Abstract The Appalachian State University Oral History Projects, Audio Materials and Papers Collection is a mixture of audiocassettes from several oral history projects, conferences, and events, dating in the 1970s-1980s, some of which have been positively identified as to which project the interview is related while others are not. A few transcriptions, CD copies, and duplicates are also part of this collection.
Dates: 1971-2002, undated

Cherokee Exhibit, Appalachian State University College of Continuing Education

 Collection
Identifier: AC-374
Abstract Cherokee Exhibit, ASU College of Continuing Education Collection includes a notebook covering a general overview of Cherokee history. This collection also includes photographs.
Dates: undated

Dr. Jerry Williamson Symposium audiovisual collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC-822
Abstract The Dr. Jerry Williamson Symposium Audiovisual Collection contains five VHS tapes and four audiocassettes of the symposium and reception held for Dr. Jerry Williamson at Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina on November 17-18, 2000. User copies of the materials are available on CD.
Dates: November 2000

Elizabeth Brown Scoggins Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA 45
Abstract The Elizabeth Brown Scoggins collection contains papers, photographs, documents, and artifacts spanning the history of Appalachian State and Watauga County from the 19th Century to the early 21st. Much of the collection is devoted to the Dougherty, Brown, and Bartlett families with an emphasis on concerning B.B. and D.D. Dougherty, founders of what would become Appalachian State University.
Dates: 1866-2003; Majority of material found within 1903 - 2000

Ella W. Thompson and Lloyd L. Hobbs Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5017
Abstract Ella W. Thompson and her husband Dr. Lloyd LeRoy Hobbs were students at Appalachian State Teacher's College from 1933 to 1937. This collection of scrapbooks, memorabilia, and publications documents their experiences at ASTC including correspondence with family and friends.
Dates: 1933-2007

J. Paul Winkler Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5226
Abstract J. Paul Winkler was a graduate of Appalachian State Teacher's College. He was instrumental in organizing the Burke County chapter of alumni. The J. Paul Winkler Scrapbooks, created by Winkler himself, are predominately related to the Appalachian State Teachers College football team, but also includes information realted other ASTC athletic teams and to the college.
Dates: 1934-1973

James Gordon Lindsay Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5177
Abstract James Gordon Lindsay, Jr. (1941-1992) was born in Norfolk, Virginia. Lindsay worked as an Assistant Professor of Physics and later as Associate Professor. In addition to serving on several University committees, he was also a member of several professional physics organizations, including the American Association of Physics Teachers and the Society for Physics Students. This collection contains materials relating to Dr. Lindsay's role as a professor of physics at Appalachian State from 1969 to...
Dates: 1969-1992; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1992

Jesse Jackson Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: RB-8004
Scope and Content Note This collection consists of papers, slides, photographs, and audio recordings of children’s book author Jesse Jackson. It includes manuscripts, notes, short stories, research on race, slavery, and the family of Henry Clay of Kentucky, class notes and lecture material, autobiographical material, correspondence, newspaper, magazine, and journal articles, and material relating to the Jesse Jackson memorial conference held in November 1983.The collection is separated into eight series. Series...
Dates: 1941-1984, undated; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1983

John A. Walker Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5087
Abstract John Walker was a businessman, philanthropist, and community leader from North Wilkesboro, North Carolina, who in 1976 contributed a major gift to Appalachian State University's College of Business, which is now named for him. This collection contains certificates and plaques presented to John Walker and speeches made by John Walker.
Dates: 1959-1992

Office of Internal Audits Records,

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-5010
Abstract The Office of Internal Audits is an independent office of Appalachian State University that conducts appraisals, analyses, and offers recommendations to ensure the control of physical, financial, and business practices, as well as compliance with federal, state, and local policies, and various accrediting agencies. The bulk of this record group is in the Audits and Systems Bank Reconciliation file (1978-1985) and contains bank reconciliations and balance sheets as well as account transactions,...
Dates: 1955-2004; Majority of material found within 1978 - 1985

Office of the President. Blanford Barnard Dougherty Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 02.01
Abstract B.B. Dougherty was a founder of the Appalachian Training School in 1903. His papers primarily include materials relating to Dr. Dougherty's role as an administrator of Appalachian State Teachers College and predecessor institutions (1903-1955), and his many positions on state boards and committees concerned with the education in North Carolina (1911-1957).
Dates: 1903-1957

Office of the Chancellor. Herbert W. Wey Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 03.001
Abstract Dr. Herbert Wey served as Appalachian State University’s third president and first Chancellor from 1969 to 1979. The collection consists of reports, correspondence, articles, speeches, clippings, and other papers concerning the administrative operation of the campus, fund raising, student life, and academic programs of Appalachian State University.
Dates: 1950-1979

Rickey C. Kirkpatrick Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5201
Abstract Rickey C. Kirkpatrick came to Appalachian State University in 1980 as an assistant professor of economics. Throughout his career, he became an associate professor of economics, director of the bureau of economic and business research, and eventually assistant dean for graduate studies and external programs of the John A. Walker College of Business at ASU. Before coming to ASU, he was a visiting instructor in economics at Tulane University and an instructor in economics at Xavier. The Rickey C....
Dates: 1978-2001

Thomas McGowan papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5171
Abstract The Thomas McGowan Papers document McGowan's positions as the Editor of the SACS 1990-92 Self Study Report and Chairman of the Task Force for the Graphic Identity and an Appalachian Style.
Dates: 1986-1992

University Annual Reports Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5164
Abstract This collection contains annual report files created by both academic and administrative departments and offices within Appalachian State University between 1961-2010. This collection was created from multiple accessions and predominantly consists of annual reports but also includes additional material related to their creation. While many departments have a report for every year, some may not have a report for each year.
Dates: 1961-2010

University Archives records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5279
Abstract The Univesity Archives was founded in 1981 to maintain records of the University that have permanent historical value. This collection consists of CDs containing the master TIFF files from the Appalachiain State University Historical Photographs Digitization Project as well as information on the Appalachian Consortium and personnel files from the University Archives.
Dates: 1903-2008; Majority of material found within 1984 - 1988

University Deeds collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5283
Abstract Appalachian State University received its current name on July 1, 1967, transforming over the years from a small teachers’ college to a multi-disciplinary university. The University Deeds collection contains the original deeds to properties belonging to the university as well as supporting documentation, copies and abstracts of the deeds, notes and correspondence, title analysis, maps and drawings of property, certifications, and contracts.
Dates: 1900-2000