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Alpha Kappa Alpha, Omicron Kappa Chapter Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-5119
Abstract Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated (AKA) is an international service organization that was founded on the campus of Howard University in Washington, D.C. in 1908, and the Omicron Kappa Chapter was established at ASU in 1988. These records include materials relating to the group in general and specifically their celebration of their 20th anniversary in 2008.
Dates: 2008

Alpha Phi Omega Records,

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-5014
Abstract Alpha Phi Omega is a co-educational, non-profit national service fraternity. These records contain organizational paperwork for the Tau Beta Chapter of Alpha Phi Omega, founded at Appalachian State University in 1967. Also included are 5 photo albums and 9 scrapbooks documenting organizational activities of the Tau Beta Chapter.
Dates: 1985-2005

Alvin Dudley Tipton World War II Photographs and Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-466
Abstract Alvin Dudley Tipton World War II Photographs and Papers consists of photographs, governmental documents, newspaper and magazine articles documenting the World War II service of Alvin Dudley Tipton.
Dates: 1920-1945, undated

A.M. Fayes Grist Mill Accounts Ledger,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-795
Abstract This accounts ledger comes from the A.M. Fayes Gristmill business in Capon Springs, Hampshire County, West Virginia, dated 1862-1864. The items, cornmeal, wheat flour, tobacco, nails, and such were paid for with work, cash, Confederate money, and livestock.
Dates: 1862-1864

American Military History Course Records,

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5018
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"...
Dates: 2007-2011

Andre Van Damme Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-329
Abstract The Andre Van Damme Collection is a collection of programs and newspaper clippings about Belgian-born Andre Van Damme, whose ballet company performed in Charleston, West Virginia circa 1953.
Dates: 1953-1954, undated

Andrew Jackson Greene Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-105
Abstract The Andrew Jackson Greene Collection consists of 163 diaries written by Greene and describing Watauga County's education system, cultural and religious life, and agriculture from 1906 to 1942.
Dates: 1906-1942

Andrew Johnson National Historic Site photographs,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1260
Scope and Contents Photographs of the Andrew Johnson homeplace and monument.
Dates: September 1999

Anna Boyce Phillips Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5099
Abstract The Anna Boyce Phillips Papers contain programs, photographs, and news clippings dating from the early 1900s to the late 1990s relating to events at Appalachian State University, particularly recitals, commencement, and Winkler Hall dedication.
Dates: 1900-1994

Annabel Harrill Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-317
Abstract The Annabel Harrill Papers consist of papers, photographs and slides collected during study on Ashe County, North Carolina mills. Many mills were located in the South Fork of the New River area. Also included are newspaper clippings and a ballad about Laura Foster, a Wilkes County, North Carolina native who was murdered in the 1860s. In 2010, the slides and photographs were not found, and in 2013, they still have not been located, except for one color photo of Basil Barr, which is...
Dates: 1838-2004, undated

Annie Dobbin and Willett Miller Farm Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1258
Abstract This collection consists of land documents pertaining to the Annie Dobbin- Willet Miller farm in Todd, North Carolina. It includes land surveys and deeds beginning in the mid-19th century outlining the lands which make up the farm.
Dates: 1830-1970

Annie Dougherty Rufty Letters,

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5149
Abstract Annie Dougherty Rufty (1903-2001) was one of four children of D.D. Dougherty and Lillie Shull Dougherty. She graduated from Appalachian in 1921 and went on to teach home economics at the high school level. She was married to Roy S. Rufty. This collection contains correspondence and a 1905 summer term card.
Dates: 1979

Anthracite Coal Region Souvenir Picture Folder,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-926
Scope and Contents 1 postmarked souvenir set of pictures of the Anthracite Region from "Rufus" to Miss E.L. Perkins of Maine.
Dates: 1927

Appalachia Photographs,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-123
Abstract Appalachia Photographs contain print photographs and negatives of the Appalachian region, mostly Northwestern North Carolina, but also some parts of Virginia, Kentucky, and Tennessee. It contains photographs, slides, and negatives. Images include Ashe, Avery, Mitchell, and Watauga Counties, Appalachian State Teachers College in Boone, and unidentified images of towns, people, and museum exhibits.
Dates: 1905-1980, undated

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 Crafts and Music Festival Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-152
Abstract The Appalachian Crafts and Music Festival Collection includes thirty-five audiocassettes and six videocassettes, recorded at the Appalachian Crafts and Music Festivals in 1984, 1985, and 1987. The Appalachian Crafts and Music Festival was an annual event in Watauga County, North Carolina featuring local and regional craftsmen and musicians.
Dates: 1984-1987, undated

Appalachian Cultural Museum Records,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-500
Abstract Materials in the Appalachian Cultural Museum Records cover the history of the museum from 1989 until its close in 2006. The collection contains materials concerned with the museum administration, correspondendence, exhibits, events, and publicity.
Dates: 1855-2012, undated; Majority of material found within 1988 - 2002

Appalachian Education and Politics Bibliography,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-375
Abstract Appalachian Education and Politics Bibliography includes a three page undated selective bibliography on books on Appalachian culture, education, and politics. It is not attributed to an author. Books date between 1916 and 1970.
Dates: undated

Appalachian Festival at Morris Harvey College Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-233
Abstract The Appalachian Festival at Morris Harvey College Collection documents the Morris Harvey College Appalachian Festival in 1975. The majority of the collection consists of correspondence between Morris Harvey College and Charlotte Ross or programs from Morris Harvey College. Other items include a festival program and participants' descriptions.
Dates: 1975, undated

Appalachian High School Basketball Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-517
Abstract This consists of one 1-1/2"x4" Appalachian High School Basketball Schedule for the year 1955-1956.
Dates: 1955-1956

Appalachian Journal Records,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-875
Abstract The Appalachian Journal Records contain drafts of papers submitted for publication in the Appalachian Journal between 1972 and 1988, conference and workshop announcements and papers, posters, articles, and newspapers. The Appalachian Journal is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed quarterly featuring field research, interviews, and other scholarly studies of history, politics, economics, culture, folklore, literature, music, ecology, and a variety of other topics, as well as poetry and reviews...
Dates: 1933-1988, undated; Majority of material found within 1972 - 1988

Appalachian Land Ownership Survey Records,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-104
Abstract The Appalachian Land Ownership Survey was a study initiated by the Appalachian Land Ownership Task Force in Fall 1978 to examine land ownership patterns, particularly absentee and corporate ownership, and the resulting effects on regional development. The study participants concluded that a disproportionate amount of land owners were absentee and that corporate owners paid a disproportionately low amount of taxes. Materials address issues such as agriculture, coal mining, housing, land...
Dates: 1936-1985, undated

Appalachian Literary Society Records,

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-5100
Abstract The Appalachian Literary Society was a club at Appalachian State Teachers College (and predecessor institutions), operating from at least 1912-1937. This collection contains two books of meeting minutes, dated 1905-1912, for the Appalachian Literary Society.
Dates: 1905-1912

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 Parents Association Records,

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-5128
Abstract The Appalachian Parents Association was founded in 1988 in order to involve parents of Appalachian students in activities and programs vital to the success of the university. These records contain the organizational files of the Appalachian Parents Association from 1989-1998.
Dates: 1989-1998; Majority of material found within 1996 - 1998

Appalachian Poetry Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-578
Abstract This collection is four poems by Appalachian poets, Muriel Miller Dressler, Louise Marsh Gabriel, Walter Griffin, and Jesse Stuart. All four are accompanied by drawings, printed on colored papers, with Dressler's being autographed.
Dates: undated

Appalachian Recollections, True Tales My Father Told Me by Vivian Sexton Flanney Dees,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1192
Abstract This collection contains a biography of Vivian Sexton Flannery Dees, as well as a piece by Dees entitled Appalachian Recollections: True Tales My Father Told Me.
Dates: 1991

Appalachian Regional Articles and Student Papers Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-878
Abstract This collection includes a variety of articles and student papers concerning the Appalachian Region collected by the librarians in the W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection.
Dates: 1900-2005, undated

Appalachian Regional Brochure Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-119
Abstract The Appalachian Regional Brochure Collection is a collection of brochures of attractions located throughout the Appalachian Regional Commission-defined counties and the Appalachian Trail states. The collection covers historical sites and tourist attractions, providing insight into the promotion of tourism in the Appalachian region in addition to describing the sites themselves. Brochures currently cover the following states: Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina,...
Dates: 1900-1999

Appalachian Regional Ephemera Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-121
Abstract The Appalachian Regional Ephemera Collection contains flyers, posters, postcards, brochures, travel guides, booklets, programs, and other ephemera from Appalachian towns or with Appalachian themes. There are real estate booklets with northwestern North Carolina houses for sale, as well as brochures of businesses, museums, and tourist attractions of Appalachia.
Dates: 1880-present