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The W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection Genealogy Collection is a collection of various unrelated family genealogies donated to the library. Many families originate from, but are not limited to, northwestern North Carolina. The files are housed alphabetically by family surname.
This collection consists of memos, meeting minutes, collection donations/donors, and related papers to the Appalachian Collection. These papers were transferred to Special Collections at the time of Darlene Scott's retirement. Scott was the Administrative Secretary to the University Librarian.
One receipt, dated November 9, 1801, for a wolf's head from Lincoln County, Kentucky. American communities instituted wolf bounties to control the predators' attacks on livestock.
Writ of debt issued by the rom King George III to the Sheriff of Warwick County, England stating that the "Goods and Chattels" of William Wood be transfered to James Jordan to cover Woods' debt. The document is witnessed by Richard Cary, Clerk of Court. The document is dated March 20, 1771.
This collection contains a blank stock certicate for the Wyrick Spring Company, located in Bristol, Virginia.
One print of the shot tower in Wythe County, Virginia. The full identify of the artist is unknown, but the initials "CHS" appear on the print.
This collection collection includes promissory loan notes, receipts, advertisements, and an article related to people and places in Wythe County, Virginia. Of particular note is a letter dated June 10, 1884 by Randolph Barksdale, the superintendent of the Central Lunatic Asylum, to D. A. Rich stating that the facility does not have the room to receive Thomas Taliaferro.
This collection consists of two receipts belonging to Wythe Union Lead Mine Company in Austinville, Virginia, dated 1851 and 1862.
This collection consists of bills and receipts from businesses in Wytheville and Rural Retreat, Virginia, dated 1884-1901. Some of the businesses represented are Holbrook and Thomas, Tartar Brothers, and Dr. E. A. Thomas.
This collection consists of typescript lyrics for a song called "You Can Tell 'Em Every Time" written by Ella White Kiger in 1942. The song speaks of West Virginia and several ways to identify a resident of that state. There are some handwritten names and notes on the back.
The Young Democrats was an organization which promoted student activism in politics at ASU, and was most active in the mid to late 1980’s. This collection contains information concerning the Young Democrats' convention activities.
The Zeb Shook Papers contain Shook's personal correspondence, memoirs, and research materials on Wild Bill Hickok and western North Carolina education, especially Boone Fork Institute and the Stanley McCormick School.
This collection consists of a letter written by Colonel Samuel Tate (in Morganton, NC) by Zebulon B. Vance (in Charlotte, NC), dated September 29, 1868. Vance asks Tate for a meeting to discuss "public and personal" matters. Vance speaks of the railroad officials having him under fire and asking to speak to Tate before he makes some important decisions.
- Boone (N.C.) 43
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty. 37
- Universities and Colleges -- Departments 35
- Watauga County (N.C.) 35
- Appalachian State University--History--20th century. 30
- Universities and colleges -- Administration 29
- Photographic prints 26
- Appalachian State University--Students 19
- Appalachian State University -- Alumni and alumnae 18
- Students. 18
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 18
- Ashe County (N.C.) 15
- Oral histories 15
- Railroads. 14
- Sports and tourism -- Appalachian Region 14
- Appalachian State University 13
- Appalachian State University--Students--Social life and customs. 13
- Planning 13
- Folk music -- Appalachian Region, Southern. 11
- Scrapbooks 11 ∧ less
- English 1153
- German 3
- Italian 3
- French 2
- Chinese 1
- Appalachian State University 22
- Appalachian State Teachers College (N.C.) 18
- Appalachian State University. Library 18
- Unknown 17
- Norfolk and Western Railway Company 11
- Beaver, Patricia D. 10
- Williams, Cratis D. 10
- Appalachian Training School for Teachers (N.C.) 9
- Durham, Harvey 9
- Thomas, John Edwin 9
- Appalachian State University--Faculty 7
- Appalachian State University. Center for Appalachian Studies 7
- Borkowski, Francis T. 7
- Dougherty, Blanford Barnard 7
- Wey, Herbert W. 7
- Appalachian State University. John A. Walker College of Business 6
- Appalachian State University. Office of the Chancellor 6
- Appalachian State University. Reich College of Education 6
- Appalachian State Normal School (N.C.) 5
- Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. 5 ∧ less