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Abstract This collection stems from a class assignment for the American Military History class (original designation was HIS 3533 - American Military History) developed by Dr. Judkin Browning of the History Department at Appalachian State University. The Amerian Military History Course Records consist of pre-battle and post-battle correspondence of the battle participants, journal entries, medicial reports, roll calls, neutral observers' accounts, photographs, and the final paper "battle histories"...
Abstract Appalachian State Teachers College, established in 1929 as a four-year college, was the precursor to Appalachian State University. The Appalachian State Teachers College Records include items such as early documents, correspondence, publications, speeches, and commencement addresses.
Abstract The Appalachian State University Women’s Club An organization for women who are employed by ASU or who are the wives of ASU employees or ASU Retirees. The ASU Women’s Club Records contain scrapbooks, membership records, financial records, charity event information, correspondence, fashion show programs, meeting minutes and photographs, dating 1920-1999.
Dates: 1920-1999; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1979
Abstract The 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
Abstract Appalachian State University has operated the New York Loft since 1974, and operated the App House (in Washington, D.C.) from 1974-2003; both serve(d) as lodging facilities primarily for ASU students, faculty and staff. The records of Business Affairs: New York Loft and App House contain correspondence and financial files, dating 1981-1993.
Abstract The Catherine J. Smith Gallery is located in Farthing Auditorium, on the campus of Appalachian State University. It hosts both original and traveling art exhibitions. This collection consists mainly of correspondence regarding the organization of exhibitions.
Dates: 1991-1994; Majority of material found within 1991 - 1994
Abstract The largest college at Appalachian State University, the College of Arts and Sciences offers both undergraduate and graduate programs of study and currently houses 15 different academic departments. The College of Arts and Sciences Records contain meeting minutes, agendas, correspondence, reports and other administrative files, as well as VHS tapes and photos of commencement ceremonies.
Dates: 1962-2008; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1990
Abstract The College of Fine and Applied Arts was established in 1968 as Appalachian State Teachers College was restructuring in to Appalachian State University and currently includes the Departments of Art, Communication, Military Science and Leadership, Technology and Theatre and Dance. The College of Fine and Applied Arts Records contain mostly administrative and committee/council files dating 1968-1999.
Dates: 1968-2009; Majority of material found within 1968 - 1987
Abstract The Cratis D. Williams Graduate School was established in 1948 providing a structure for the graduate courses that had been offered at Appalachian since 1942 under the auspices of the University of North Carolina. The Cratis D. Williams Graduate School and Research & Sponsored Programs Records can be divided into four main categories: records pertaining to the Graduate Council, administrative documents, Graduate Student Association Senate, and Research Proposals.
Dates: 1964-2013; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1997
Abstract The Department of Biology was established in 1942 and currently offers both undergraduate and graduate educational programs. This record group includes proposals, memoranda, surveys, syllabi, evaluations, planning reports, meeting minutes, and meeting agendas for Biology faculty meetings.
Abstract The Department of Chemistry was established around 1934, and currently offers one Bachelor of Arts degree and several Bachelor of Science options, including a secondary education concentration with teaching licensure. The Department of Chemistry Records contain mostly administrative and correspondence material dating 1961-1995.
Dates: 1961-1998; Majority of material found within 1988 - 1995
Abstract The Department of Communication is housed within the College of Fine and Applied Arts and was established in 1977 as the Department of Communication Arts. The Department of Communication Records contain administrative and correspondence files dating 1967-2003.
Abstract The Department of English Records contain administrative and academic files, as well as correspondence between the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, the Department of English, the chairperson, and other department faculty.
Dates: 1985-2007; Majority of material found within 1993 - 2007
Abstract Geography courses have been offered at Appalachian since at least 1926 and the Department of Geography was established in 1975 as its own academic unit. The Department of Geography and Planning Records contain publications and weather reports, dating 1928-1971.
Abstract Health and Physical Education courses have been taught at Appalachian since at least 1921 and in 1991, the department was renamed The Department of Health, Leisure and Exercise Science (HLES) and currently operates in the College of Health Sciences. The Department of Health, Leisure, and Exercise Science Records contain information on committees, programs and facilities from the early years of the program.
Dates: 1967-1983; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1981
Abstract The Department of Human Development & Psychological Counseling, in the Reich College of Education, offers courses of instruction leading to a Master of Arts degree in four areas of study. These records contain several disparate accessions which include photos, meeting minutes, fiscal information, accreditation information and award nomination information.
Abstract The Department of Mathematical Sciences is part of the College of Arts and Sciences at Appalachian State University and offers degrees in mathematics, mathematics education, actuarial sciences, and statistics. The Department of Mathematical Sciences records include faculty correspondence and information related to departmental faculty meetings.
Abstract The Department of Philosophy and Religion was established in 1965 and since 1968, has been in the College of Arts and Sciences. These records contain academic and administrative files including meeting minutes, faculty annual reports to the department, teaching evaluations, syllabi, guidelines, and other papers pertaining to courses and coursework between 1970 and 1996.
Abstract The Department of Psychology provides students the opportunity to pursue either a Bachelor of Science or a Bachelor of Arts degree and also offers four master's level graduate programs. The Department of Psychology Records are primarly composed of administrative files relevant to the department, including correspondence, memos, course syllabi, grant proposals, annual reports, and information on curriculum.
Dates: 1965-1992; Majority of material found within 1976 - 1987
Abstract The Department of Sociology and Social Work existed from 1989 to 2008 when it became two separate departments: the Department of Sociology and the Department of Social Work. This collection includes correspondence and proposals concerning the development and evolution of the Bachelor of Social Work degree program, as led by Nancy K. Neale. This collection also includes materials on Ford Venture Grant, which assisted the funding the social work program.
Dates: 1969-1996, Undated; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1996
Abstract The Faculty Senate Records collection contains files collected by the chairs of the Senate of the actions of the Senate, Board of Governors, Board of Trustees, and Faculty Assembly of the University of North Carolina. More files will be added as archival copies are collected.
At the present, the Faculty Senate Records contain mostly administrative files and meeting minutes dating 1967-2006.
At the present, the Faculty Senate Records contain mostly administrative files and meeting minutes dating 1967-2006.
Dates: 1967-2006, undated
Abstract The Department of History was established in 1965 at Appalachian State Teacher’s College and currently offers Bachelor and Masters degrees at Appalachian State University. The Department of History Records contain files created for academic and administrative purposes including budget information, correspondence, course schedule, curricula, faculty information, departmental self-studies and special programs, in addition to other materials.
Abstract The Ila Taylor Justice Papers contain materials related to the Educational Media/Library Science Department and Justice’s career at Appalachian State Teachers College. The papers include correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, ASTC publications, and ephemera.
Dates: 1948-1988; Majority of material found within 1963 - 1988
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
Abstract John A. Pritchett Jr. came to ASU in 1955. as the audio-visual director. He retired after 37 years of service and in 1991 he was made Professor Emeritus of Curriculum and Instruction. The John A. Pritchett Photograph Collection contains negatives taken between 1952-1960. Subjects include sports, dances, ASTC campus and students, student activities, and faculty. The photographer is unknown.
Dates: 1952-1960; Majority of material found within 1954 - 1958
Abstract Dr. Margaret McFadden was a professor of Women's Studies and Interdisciplinary Studies at Appalachian State University, 1975-2009, and was the founding director of the Women's Studies program. These records contain McFadden's papers relating to her career as professor and program director, and date 1692-2009.
Dates: 1692-2014, undated
Abstract Mary Peacock Douglas (1903-1970) was a nationally known school librarian and author. She was an English teacher and librarian in Salisbury, North Carolina becoming the first state school library advisor for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction from 1930-1947. She also served as the supervisor of school libraries for the Raleigh Public School system. The Mary Peacock Douglas Papers contain correspondence, photographs, library manuals, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, and papers...
Abstract Onnie Mell Busbin Jr. was a professor of Library Science at Appalachian State University from 1967-1991. Busbin's papers are mainly from his tenure at Appalachian State University and include his teaching materials and syllabi, as well as various correspondence, news clippings, and audiocassettes. Busbin has researched and contributed to the field of library science, with his expertise in conservation, preservation, and children’s literature.
Dates: 1912-1999, Undated
Abstract Established in 1976, The National Center for Developmental Education (NCDE) provides instruction, training programs, research, and other services consistent with the purpose of developmental education and the missions of Appalachian State University and the Reich College of Education. The National Center for Developmental Education (NCDE) Records contain mostly correspondence and administrative files pertaining to NCDE and the Kellogg Institute, as well as several media collections including...
Dates: 1930-2009; Majority of material found within 1977 - 1983
Abstract The Office of General Studies operated within Academic Affairs, and coordinated efforts of ASU for orientation and advising of new students as well as general curriculum for all students. The Office of General Studies Records contain files mostly pertaining to Orientation and advising, and date 1974-2001.
Dates: 1969-2001; Majority of material found within 1974 - 1993
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