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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...
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

Appalachian Resource Center records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-855
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.

Dates: 1979

Appalachian Staff Council Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA 5079
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

Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. Records,

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5049
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

Appalachian State University Library scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: AC-151
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.

Dates: 1970-1991

Appalachian State University Memory Project

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5108
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

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

Appalachian Studies Student Alliance

 Collection
Identifier: AC-106
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.

Dates: 1999-2001

Appalachian Training School Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA 43
Scope and Contents The Appalachian Training School Collection contains land deeds, student class constitution and minutes, library borrowing records, promotional brochure, and manuscript for a student magazine. The deeds are for land in and around Boone and Watauga County, NC, owned by Watauga Academy, Appalachian Training School, and members of the school's Board of Trustees. The promotional brochure highlights the programs and facilities at the school and was sent by President B. B. Dougherty to a...
Dates: 1900-1920

Appointment Certificate for Hugh McAlear

 Collection
Identifier: AC-477
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a certificate issued by the State of Maryland, appointing Hugh McAlear as Coroner of Allegany (spelled Alleghany) County, Maryland. It's dated February 20, 1844. The certificate was signed by Francis Thomas and Theodorick Bland.

Dates: 1844 February 20

Archibald Mains Kitzmiller papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-788
Scope and Contents

This collection two documents related to Archibald Mains Kitzmiller, the chief clerk at Harpers Ferry Arsenal in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. There is a warrant summoning Kitzmiller to Jefferson County for debt, July 19, 1851. There is also a promissory note for the preceding debt, February 20, 1847.

Dates: 1847, 1851

Archibald Picken trade card

 Collection
Identifier: AC-240
Scope and Contents

Trade card for Archibald Picken's business as a watchmaker, silversmith, and jeweler in Bristol, Tennessee. Picken was originally from London, England.

Dates: circa 1890

Argus Gaines Matney papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-950
Scope and Contents

This collection contains postcards, photographs, handwritten notebooks, and other papers collected by Argus Gaines Matney. The postcards are both photographic and illustrative, and they originated in multiple states. Some postcards are correspondence postmarked, 1906-1913; others are blank. This collection also includes the scrapbook of Argus’ sister, Annie Matney.

Dates: 1903-1970

Arthur C. Master Letter to J. Chamberlain

 Collection
Identifier: AC-651
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a single-sheet letter J. Chamberlain from Arthur Chester Master on behalf of G. R. Eager, dated November 7, 1887. Master invites Chamberlain to the "breaking of dirt" on the Knoxville Southern Road.

Dates: 1887 November 7

Ashe County, NC Midwifery records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-250
Scope and Contents

The Ashe County, NC Midwifery records consists of photocopies of an unknown midwife's records recorded from 1932-1938. The records include the names of parents and babies, birthdates, parental occupations and marital status, and other demographic information.

Dates: 1932-1938

"Ashe County Quiet" print

 Collection
Identifier: AC-399
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.

Dates: 1985

Asheville Mission Hospital School of Nursing Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: RB-8000
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...
Dates: 1936-1952; Majority of material found within 1936 - 1939

Association of Non-Traditional Students records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 25.004
Scope and Contents

The collection contains meeting minutes, event fliers, newsletters, two constitutions, and other material. These documents range in date from 1998-2000.

Dates: 1998-2000

ASU Women's Clubs Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA 61
Scope and Contents

The ASU Women’s Club records include scrapbooks, membership records, financial records, charity event information, limited correspondence, fashion show programs, meeting minutes and photographs. Record material from the Faculty Dames, the Newcomers Club, and the ASU Woman's Club are represented in this collection.

Dates: 1922-1999

Athletics Council records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 65
Scope and Contents These records contain a variety of papers, including memorandums, meeting minutes, policies, and budget information of the Athletics Council. Included are records of the sports: baseball, basketball, bowling, fencing, field hockey, golf, soccer, swimming, tennis, track, and wrestling. Athletic conferences and associations included in the records are the Atlantic Coast Conference, Carolinas Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, and the North State Conference. Conference records consist of...
Dates: 1946-1984

Augusta County, Virginia court summons

 Collection
Identifier: AC-589
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two summons sent to the Sheriff of Augusta County, Virginia, who was commanded to summon Samuel B. Brown to appear as a witness in two separate cases. Both summons' are signed by Jefferson Kinney, Court Clerk.

Dates: 1856 March 5, March 11

B. Hartzog and Sons ledgers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-270
Abstract

B. Hartzog and Sons ledgers are two unidentified and undated general store ledgers. Inserted documents, such as a Bank of Jefferson, North Carolina receipt, includes dates. B. Hartzog and Sons Ledgers illustrate the purchasing trends of B. Hartzog and Sons' customers. It was presumably located in Ashe County, North Carolina.

Dates: 1918-1921, undated

Bachmonian Literary Society program

 Collection
Identifier: AC-045
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one program for the opening meeting of the Bachmonian Literary Society at Kingsport High School. The event occurred on April 2, 1915. The program lists the names of individuals and what they sang, read, played, etc. There was also a debate between two teams.

Dates: Event: 1915 April 2

Bailey Mineral Springs brochure

 Collection
Identifier: AC-889
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a brochure for The Bailey Mineral Springs, distributed by Wilson and Keys Company in 1932. An analysis of the water is included along with many testimonials of its curing their ailments including rheumatism, diabetes, and stomach trouble.

Dates: 1932

Ballad of the Rich Wooer poem

 Collection
Identifier: AC-058
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the handwritten text for "Ballad of the Rich Wooer" by poet Olive Tilford Dargan. Beneath the poem is a small note to Mr. Steele, possibly William Daniel Steele (1886-1970), a fellow North Carolina author.

Dates: 1915 January 10

"Ballads, Poems and Folklore. History of Yadkin County" manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: AC-286
Scope and Contents

The manuscript consists of 41 pages of hand-written ballads, poems and folklore, including Auld Lang Syne, Bonny Barbara Allen, The Wife of Usher's Well, and anecdotes on Yadkin County court trials. The author's first name is Mildred but the surname is unknown due to insect damage. The handwriting appears to be that of an elementary school student.

Dates: undated

Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC-290
Scope and Contents There are three original copies of the Summons document, dated April 16, 1855, and one page of the Court of Appeals document, undated. The Summons document forbids the construction or use of a wharf in or near Benwood or the city of Wheeling. The Court of Appeals document refers to a case of the Railroad versus Charles J. Faulkner, his former employer, arguing for compensation of wages. Also in this collection are nine B & O Exchange Trip Passes: two to C.F. Danner family and seven to...
Dates: 1855, 1935, 1949-1951

Bank of Wytheville promissory note

 Collection
Identifier: AC-434
Scope and Contents

One 9" x 3.5" promissory note, dated April 1, 1891, to George W. Palmer from W. A. Stuart, drawn at the Bank of Wytheville (Virginia). From 1863-1893, Stuart and Palmer co-owned the Holston Salt and Plaster Company in Smyth County, Virginia.

Dates: 1891 April 1

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