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Abstract The Department of Language, Reading, and Exceptionalities was established in 1985 to offer courses in areas such as Reading, Special Education, and Speech Pathology & Audiology. The Department of Language, Reading, and Exceptionalities records date 1973-1990 and contain mostly administrative materials including faculty meeting minutes, program reviews, correspondence and notes.
Dates: 1973-1990; Majority of material found within 1976 - 1990
Abstract The Department of Leadership and Educational Studies was created was created in 1995 in the Reich College of Education, essentially combining the departments of Leadership and Higher Education with Library Science and Education Foundations, and currently houses four programs – Instructional Technology, Higher Education, Library Science, and School Administration – and offers 12 different graduate degrees in various concentrations. These records contain mostly Library Science program records,...
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 Nursing, housed within the College of Health Sciences, provides nursing education to students enrolled in the Prelicensure BSN and the RN-BSN programs. The Department of Nursing Records contain the self-study report on Appalachian State University's Department of Nursing for the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
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 Derrick Harmon Poetry Collection consists of four titled poems by Derrick Harmon of Blount County, Tennessee.
Identifier: UA 5141
Abstract This collection contains the draft manuscript for the booklet "Development of Public Education in Watauga County, N.C." edited by Tom Corbitt of the ASU News Bureau and published in 1976.
Dates: circa 1976
Abstract The Diane Price Papers includes interviews one through four and six (no number five) in a series entitled "The George Berry Interviews" dating July 1995 and April 1999, transcribed in 1999.
Abstract The Office of Continuing Education (named The Division of Educational Outreach and Summer Programs as of 2008) was established as early as 1974 and provides access to a continuum of educational and enrichment experiences for individuals outside the confines of the residential academic year, through field-based courses, conferences, camp programs, summer sessions offerings, and professional development programs. The Office of Continuing Education Records contain mostly administrative files and...
Dates: 1964-2009; Majority of material found within 1970 - 2009
Abstract The Division of Student Development executes the University’s goal to advance student learning in and out of the classroom and to provide needed services, support, and recreational opportunities to help students meet the challenges of college and to enhance the quality of student life. The Division of Student Development Records contain administrative, subject and correspondence files dating 1971-2003.
Dates: 1971-2009; Majority of material found within 1984 - 1995
Abstract The Division of Student Programs facilitates student growth through groups like Appalachian Popular Programming Society (APPS) (begun in 1985), Appalachian & the Community Together (ACT) and Outdoor Programs. This record group contains mostly administrative materials and some ephemeral materials spanning 1981-1992.
Dates: 1979-1992; Majority of material found within 1986 - 1990
Abstract The Division of University Advancement at Appalachian State University supports and encourages the university’s academic mission by engaging alumni and friends and the local community through news, special programming, and direct contact. The University Advancement Records contain administrative, operating, fundraising, correspondence, historical and reporting documents, dating 1911-2008, with the bulk of the material dating 1991-1994.
Dates: 1911-2009; Majority of material found within 1991 - 1994
Abstract This photograph collection includes the scanned images of a group of nineteen black and white photographs of Millers, Sluders, and Canters, all of whom are related to the Dollar family of Pottertown, Watauga County, North Carolina.
Dates: November 9, 2011
Abstract The Donald Askins Papers on Appalachian Mining Operations collection houses many slides, photographs and maps of the mining operations in Kentucky, Virginia, and West Virginia, with indexes included with the photos and slides.
Dates: 1954-2008, undated
Abstract This collection includes CD copies and print transcription of an interview by Matt Coyne, University of Notre Dame graduate, of Donald Seacrest and Rod T. Smith, both graduates of Appalachian State University, at the Barnes and Noble Store in Roanoke, Virginia in 2010.
Dates: June 15, 2010
Abstract This collection of Doris (Miz M) Martin Gabbard Michael includes black and white photographs and narratives of bits of her life. A original poem and sketches for Miz M’s book are also included.
Identifier: UA 47
Overview The Doris Stam collection consists of artifacts, correspondence, oral histories, papers, and photographs the Bartlett, Brown, Dougherty, Perry, Shull, and Taylor families. The collection also contains material from the early days of Appalachian State University and history of Boone, North Carolina. Doris Stam gathered the material of this collection while writing her book "Mountain Educators: The Dougherty Family and the First Fifty Years of Appalachian."
Dates: Majority of material found in 1867-2007
Identifier: UA 5289
Content Description The collection relates to Dorothy Florence Comer Thomas' time as a student at Appalachian State Teachers College. Included are her grade reports, registration cards, student activities tickets and receipts, and student handbooks. Her yearbooks are included because of the handwritten notes and signatures contained within. Additionally, the collection includes history of the Bailey family (written by Thomas) and a photograph album of black and white images of Boone, the Appalachian campus,...
Identifier: UA 29.017
Scope and Contents Original Appalachian Training School diploma of Dorothy Maye Hayes of Blowing Rock, NC. She graduated in 1923.
Dates: 1923 May 3
Identifier: UA 32
Scope and Contents The Dougherty family Bible that was in the possession of the Dougherty family. The book was originally owned by Lillie Shull Dougherty. Lillie Brown Perry, granddaughter of D.D. and Lillie Shull Dougherty, donated the Bible to the University Archives in July 2005. It contains a register with the family births, deaths, and marriages. The Bible also includes clippings and loose material.
Dr. A.B. Cox, "Footprints on the Sands of Time: A History of South-western Virginia and North-western North Carolina"
Abstract This collection is a typed copy of the book, Footprints on the Sands of Time: A History of South-western Virginia and North-western North Carolina, written by Dr. A.B. Cox in August 1900.
Dates: August 1900
Abstract The Dr. A.F. Horne Ledger is a 9" x 6" ledger with a list of accounts with rates of visits and methods of payment from 1926-1992.
Abstract Dr. Carrol Waymon Interview consists of a compact disc recording of an interview with Dr. Carrol Waymon on National Public Radio station WNCW. This interview covers the childhood and music career of his sister, singer Nina Simone.
Abstract The Dr. George G. Keener Photographs collection consists of two sepia photographs connected to Dr. George G. Keener who practiced medicine in Kingsport and Jonesboro, Tennessee in the early 1900's. One features his home in Jonesboro, the other of his horse, named either Bess or Katie (both names appear on the photo).
Dates: circa 1900
Abstract The Dr. G.W. Diehl letter dated 7 September 1970 is from Dr. W.W. Diehl of Lexington, Virginia to Mr. C.D. McGuffin of Fairfield, Virginia. This letter was found in Rev. S.W. Hadden's "Sketch of the Life of the Rev. Horatio Thompson, D.D." (1883). Horatio Thompson was a nineteenth century American Reformed Presbyterian minister. In it, Dr. G.W. Diehl thanks Mr. C.D. McGuffin of Fairfield, Virginia for a book about Horatio Thompson and relays some medical information.
Dates: September 7, 1970
Abstract This collection includes an 1884 deed of land between D.P. Mast and D.B. Dougherty, dated November 6, 1883 and registered February 29, 1884. Also included are four architectural views of J.B. Hagaman's Store, Office and Clinic in Boone, North Carolina, dated June 30, 1950, as well as three architectural prints of J.B. Hagaman's house.
Dates: 1884-1950, undated
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
Abstract This collection includes the personal correspondence of Dr. John R. Branscomb as well as his business receipts and bank documents. Also included is an advertisement booklet from I.O. Woodruff and Company of New York City for Freligh's Tablets (Cough and Constituent) for the Prevention and Cure of Pulmonary Phthisis.
Dates: 1889-1927, undated
- Boone (N.C.) 51
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty. 40
- Universities and Colleges -- Departments 35
- Universities and colleges -- Administration 32
- Watauga County (N.C.) 31
- Photographic prints 27
- Students. 22
- Oral histories 17
- Appalachian State University 16
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 16
- Appalachian State University--History--20th century. 15
- Ashe County (N.C.) 14
- Planning 14
- Appalachian State University--Students 13
- Railroads. 13
- Appalachian State University -- Alumni and alumnae 12
- Folk music -- Appalachian Region, Southern. 11
- Meetings 11
- Appalachian Region 10
- Committees 10 ∧ less
- English 1097
- Cherokee 1
- German 1
- Appalachian State University 22
- Appalachian State University. Library 20
- Appalachian State Teachers College (N.C.) 17
- Thomas, John Edwin 11
- Beaver, Patricia D. 10
- Durham, Harvey 10
- Norfolk and Western Railway Company 9
- Appalachian Training School for Teachers (N.C.) 8
- Borkowski, Francis T. 8
- Dougherty, Blanford Barnard 8
- Wey, Herbert W. 8
- Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. 6
- Appalachian State University. Board of Trustees 6
- Appalachian State University. College of Fine and Applied Arts 6
- Appalachian State University. John A. Walker College of Business 6
- Appalachian State University. Office of Academic Affairs 6
- Appalachian State University. Office of the Chancellor 6
- Appalachian State University. Reich College of Education 6
- Rufty, Annie Dougherty 5
- Snead, Robert Earl 5 ∧ less