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Abstract B. Hartzog and Sons Ledgers consist of 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
Abstract This small collection is a 1932 brochure about the Bailey Mineral Springs located near Asheville, North Carolina. The brochure includes testimonials from people using the mineral water as to how it helped or cured their various ailments, and it includes a mineral analysis of the water.
Abstract Ballads, Poems and Folklore: History of Yadkin County contains one hand-made book of 41 pages of hand-written ballads, poems and folklore, created by Mildred Sou[?]. It is in delicate condition. The booklet contains 24 items such as Auld Lang Syne, Bonny Barbara Allen, The Wife of Usher's Well, and anecdotes on Yadkin County court trials.
Abstract This collection consists of three copies of a summons to the company by the Commonwealth of Virginia in April 1855 signed by James D. Morris, and a copy of a page from a Court of Appeals of the Supreme Court of West Virginia in the case of the Railroad versus Charles J. Faulkner, no date given. Also, nine Exchange Trip Passes and two Statements of Earnings and Deductions, 1977 and 1979.
Dates: 1855-1979, undated
Abstract This collection contains a document pertaining to the decedents of Balzar Henritze.
Abstract Bank of Wytheville Promissory Note consists of one 9" x 3.5" 1891 promissory note for George W. Palmer to W.A. Stuart at the Bank of Wytheville of Wytheville, Virginia. From 1863 to 1893, Stuart and Palmer owned the Holston Salt and Plaster Company in Smyth County, Virginia.
Abstract This collection contains documents, a family genealogy and history, pertaining to the Banner family.
Scope and Contents This collection contains scrapbooks created by student members of the Baptist Student Union (BSU) at Appalachian State University between the years 1942-2010. It also contains a few vinyl albums. The scrapbooks include clippings, flyers, invitations, and photographs of BSU events and participants.
Abstract Barbara McDermitt Papers is a collection of 34 original audiocassettes of Watauga County, North Carolina residents. Informants, who are primarily storytellers and folk singers, include reknowned storyteller Ray Hicks, Stanley Hicks, Hattie Presnell, Frank Proffitt, Jr., and Leonard Roberts.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of taped interviews labeled Aunt Harriet and Aunt Nina, recorded in 1989.
Scope and Contents Diplomas of B. B. Dougherty from Carson Newman College and of D. D. Dougherty from Wake Forest University.
Abstract This collection consists of a copy of Lunsford's poet "The Master's Will" written November 12, 1967 and signed by him.
Dates: November 12, 1967
Abstract The Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia Maps mark the movements of the opposing Union and Confederate forces throughout the course of the battle. The maps progress through the various engagements in increments of several hours each covering May 1-3, 1863. Detailed are the positions of skirmishers, columns, and artillery as well as sites of major advances, retreats, and non-battle actions.
Abstract The Battle of the Wilderness Maps chart the troop movements and actions of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia and Union Army of the Potomac, May 5-6, 1864. The battle was fought in Spotsylvania County and Orange County Virginia.
Abstract This collection is a three-page, typed manuscript entitled, "Garnered Memories", written by North Carolina native Beatrice Adams Harris in 1990, telling of her life and memories.
Dates: September 1, 1990
Abstract This collection is made up of programs, anniversary celebration booklets, and a church directory of Belmont Baptist Church of Roanoke, Virginia, dating from 1937 to 1969. There is a 50th and a 60th anniversary booklet, a 1969 members directory and twelve service programs.
Abstract The Benefit for M'town Bible Baptist Church Recordings is the original audiocassette with user and archival CD copies, dated July 1990, place of origin is unknown.
Dates: July 1990
Abstract The Benjamin Crouse Letters consist of nine Civil War era letters from Private Benjamin Crouse to his wife Minta Crouse and brother Martin.
Abstract The Bennett Cook Papers contains a handwritten paper in which Bennett testifies in a lawsuit between Colonel Hugh Phelps of Wood County, Virginia and William Skinner. It is signed by Joseph Cook, Justice of the Peace in Wood County, Virginia, December 10, 1803.
Dates: December 1803
Abstract Berry Basic Whole Grain Flakes Cereal Ephemera contains one empty, collapsed box of Berry Basic Whole Grain Flakes Cereal, produced by Sunbelt Snacks and Cereals of Collegedale, Tennessee. The back includes a picture of the Ocoee region of East Tennessee.
Abstract The collection consists of correspondence between members of the Berry family of Smyth County, Virginia detailing the movements of various family members and their daily activities in southwestern Virginia and southern West Virginia. The bulk of the correspondence is from the collection of Ollie Berry Gilliam and includes letters between her sister, Lena, her mother, Susie, and her husband, Edward Gilliam. The material dates from 1911 to 1955.
Scope and Contents One 17x25 broadside map, showing the grounds of all the Berry Schools, Mount Berry, Georgia, established by Marthy Berry for children of poor landowners and tenant farmers of the southern Appalachians in the early 1900's
Abstract This Berry Schools collection contains several papers and informational pamphlets about the Berry Schools in Mount Berry, Georgia in 1927. All materials are in fair condition.
Dates: circa 1925-1927
Abstract The Bertram Adams Papers are photocopies of the Descendants of John Adams of Cove Creek, North Carolina, books 4, 11, 12, and 13 by Bertram Adams and photocopies of various genealogical materials for the Adams family, primarily in Watauga County, North Carolina. Though undated, the materials cover a period of time from circa 1760 to circa 1950.
Abstract The collection includes a pocket Directory of Bessemer. A booklet for the Bessemer Rolling Mills, manufacturers of Bar, Guide and Angle Iron. The Annual License Ordinance. The by-laws of Bessemer Royal Arch Chapter. A booklet of facts about Bessemer, Alabama. Annual Reports of City Officers in Bessemer. A booklet about the Merchants’ and Manufacturers’ Association of Bessemer. A booklet about Bessemer. Bessemer’s Proposition in Brief Showing Manifold Advantages Social Religious Industrial.
Abstract The collection has two booklets of the Charter and By-laws of the Bessemer Land and Improvement Company. A booklet with the first annual report of the president of the Bessemer Land and Improvement Company. The second, fourth, and sixth annual report of the business and operations of the Bessemer Land and Improvement company. The fifth annual report of the secretary and treasurer of the Bessemer Land and Improvement Company. A contract between the Bessemer Land and Improvement Company and the...
Abstract This collection is a bibliography by Betty Mae Hodges about loyalists in North Carolina during the American Revolution, prepared on index cards and papers, undated.
Abstract This collection contains some correspondence from Betty McFarland, black & white photographs, original and copies from books/newspapers with some historic information, and several historic clippings on Boone, North Carolina and area landmarks, buildings, and people.
Dates: 1958-1975, undated
- 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