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Abstract The Appalachian Resource Center Records is a collection of surveys sent in 1979 from the Center to various agencies/universities to garner information on available resources relating to studies, crafts, education, outreach programs, and publications in the southeastern states.
Abstract The Appalachian Staff Council is an elected body of staff members at Appalachian State University that represent the buildings and departments in which they work. These records contain meeting minutes, correspondence, agendas, reports and 3 photographs, dating 1974-2004.
Dates: 1974-2004; Majority of material found within 1988 - 2004
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 Foundation, Inc. was chartered in November 1970 to begin and sustain a fund-raising program for ASU and supports the university by receiving and investing private funds to help further the institution's academic mission. The Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. Records, dating 1929-2008, contain mostly financial statements and meeting minutes for the Foundation and its Board of Directors.
Dates: 1929-2008; Majority of material found within 1981 - 1986
Abstract The Appalachian State University Library Scrapbook is based on a scrapbook by Belk Library staff for the 1970 John Cotton Dana Publicity Awards Contest. The scrapbook contains 35 pages filled with photographs and laminated newspaper articles about Belk Library. Also included are the program to former head librarian Richard Barker's memorial service, John Cotton Dana Publicity Awards Contest materials, and a 1970 library handbook.
Abstract The Appalachian State University Memory Project Records consists of oral histories documenting Appalachian State University and its surrounding community. This collection contains memories and biographical sketches of alumna, administrators, community members, faculty and staff connected to Appalachian State University. The collection's oral histories were conducted between 2006 and 2015. This collection continues to be an ongoing project.
Dates: 2006-2015, Undated; Majority of material found within 2006 - 2009
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
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 This collection consists of the agendas of the second and third annual meeting of the Appalachian Studies Conference, the second one being in 1979 at Jackson'Mill State 4-H Camp, West Virginia, and the third being in 1980 at Johnson City, Tennessee.
Abstract The Center for Appalachian Studies, an interdisciplinary program of University College at Appalachian State University, was established in 1978. The Appalachian Studies Program Records contain committee and departmental files dating 1977-1992.
Dates: 1977-1992; Majority of material found within 1977 - 1983
Abstract The Appalachian Studies Student Alliance Collection covers the development of the Appalachian Studies Student Alliance. Papers include fliers, e-mail print-outs, surveys, posters. It is a non-incorporated, unofficial student organization for Appalachian Studies undergraduates, graduates and alumnus at Appalachian State University.
Scope and Contents copies of eleven (11) videotaped interviews with Boone residents on the subject of the old Appalachian Theatre and Boone, NC in general. Digitizing the videos and transcribing.
Abstract Appalachian Training School, a predecessor of Appalachian State University, operated from 1903 to 1925 focusing on teacher training. This collection contains property deeds for the school, a brochure promoting the school signed by B. B. Dougherty, student class constitution and minutes, library records, and a student magazine.
Dates: 1900-1931; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1916
Abstract "Archetypes and Stereotypes of Appalachia Literature/Culture: An Inquiry and Discussion" consists of Robert "Jack" Higgs' eight typed page syllabus for an Appalachian Writers Workshop at the Hindman Settlement School. This collections provides insight into Appalachian Writers Workshop organizers' practices and approach.
Abstract This collection includes legal documents of Archibald Mains (A.M.) Kitzmiller of Harpers Ferry, Virginia including an original 1847 promissory note for ten dollars, and a summons for Kitzmiller to appear because of non-payment of this debt in 1851.
Abstract A Trade card for Archibald Picken of Bristol, Tennessee. He was a watchmaker, silversmith, jeweler from London, England. This card illustrates migration patterns into the Appalachian Region as well as advertising of a professional.
Dates: circa 1890
Scope and Contents Ten computer files related to an architectural survey of Junaluska neighborhood of Boone, North Carolina, conducted by Appalachian State students in the Spring of 2011.
Scope and Contents Purchased from Bookworm & Silverfish, Matney's postcards collection, academic theme papers which have been proofed and marked in red, 4 old books, a few periodicals, and several personal notebooks and photos.
Abstract This collection is a single letter from Arthur Chester Master for G. R. Eager to J. Chamberlain, Esq. dated November 7, 1887. It is an invitation to attend groundbreaking for the Knoxville Southern Road.
Dates: 1887 November 7
Abstract This collection consists of a 4" x 9" color advertisement card for A.S. Nowlin & Company, Coal and Coke, Lynchburg, Virginia. Beside the print, it has a color painting by E. Lamasure called 'Autumn Sunshine', copyright 1914.
Dates: circa 1914
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.
Abstract "Ashe County Quiet" Print consists of a folder containing three prints of Al Dunkleman's "Ashe County Quiet" and an order form for "Ashe County Quiet." "Ashe County Quiet" is a pen and ink scene depicting an Ashe County barn built circa 1880.
Scope and Content Note The collection consists of one 27 page scrapbook, containing photographs, newspaper clippings, a case study from 1938-39, and ephemera from the School of Nursing and the Asheville Mission Hospital from the mid to late 1930s. It also contains ephemera from the Morgan family, including graduation announcements, nameplates, and letters, appointment certificates from the U. S. Army from 1945, 1948, and 1952, photographs of students, nurses, and family, and photographic postcards. Some photographs...
Dates: 1936-1952; Majority of material found within 1936 - 1939
Abstract This collection contains a pamphlet titled “Asheville Transit” which includes maps, time schedules, and price information for bus routes around Asheville.
Abstract The Association of Non-Traditional Students (ANTS) was dedicated to the support and encouragement of undergraduate students over the age of 25. These records include minutes and ephemera pertaining to ANTS.
Abstract This collection includes two orders from a Justice of County Court to the Sheriff of Augusta County, Virginia to summons two men to court in March 1856.
Dates: March 5-11, 1856
Abstract The B. Eliot Wigginton Manuscript is a draft of Wigginton's unpublished manuscript describing his experiential curriculum for school children. Wigginton is the founder of Foxfire, an innovative collaborative writing public school project in which high students interviewed locals about, researched, and wrote about Appalachian culture. Products include a periodical of the students' papers and a multi-volume collection of them.
- Boone (N.C.) 57
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty. 41
- Universities and Colleges -- Departments 36
- Photographic prints 34
- Universities and colleges -- Administration 32
- Watauga County (N.C.) 31
- Students. 27
- Appalachian State University 18
- Oral histories 16
- Meetings 15
- Planning 15
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 15
- Ashe County (N.C.) 13
- Photograph collections 13
- Railroads. 13
- Appalachian Region 11
- Committees 11
- Folk music -- Appalachian Region, Southern. 11
- Genealogy & local history 11
- Associations, institutions, etc. 10 ∧ less
- Appalachian State University. Baptist Campus Ministry of the High Country 1
- Appalachian State University. Baptist Student Union 1
- Comer, James Vann 1
- Crigger, Helen 1
- Richardson, Malissa C. 1