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Berry Family correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: AC-967
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.
Dates: 1911-1955

Berry Schools, Mount Berry, Georgia, papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1059
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

Bertram Adams papers

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Identifier: AC-147
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.
Dates: undated

Betty Mae Hodges' Bibliography of North Carolina Loyalists during the American Revolution

 Collection
Identifier: AC-854
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.
Dates: undated

Betty McFarland Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-511
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

Beulah C. Campbell Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: RB-8001
Abstract Beulah C. Campbell is a retired children’s literature and elementary education professor at Appalachian State University. Her collection includes Campbell's personal files, her collection of original illustrations for children's books, materials related to various authors and illustrators of children's books, administrative files related to Campbell's collection of children's book illustrations, and materials related to a memorial for Reverend Paul Burt, a friend of Campbell.
Dates: 1925-2010, undated

Biltmore House, Asheville, North Carolina, postcards

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Identifier: AC-1078
Abstract This collection is two cardstock-backed photographs of the construction of the Biltmore House in Asheville, North Carolina, circa 1890.
Dates: circa 1890

Bingham Dai Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RB-8007
Abstract The Bingham Dai Papers include the professional and personal papers of Dr. Bingham Dai (1899-1996), a psychotherapist. Dai was one of the first native-born Chinese to be trained in new theories of psychiatry and psychology in the 1930s. He taught at Peking Union Medical College in China, Duke University, and finished his career lecturing at Appalachian State University. Collection Overview The Bingham Dai Collection contains correspondence,...
Dates: 1910-2009, undated (bulk 1960-1990); Majority of material found within 1960 - 1990

Bingham family papers

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Identifier: AC-149
Abstract Bingham Family Papers relates to the family of Joseph Terry Bingham of the Pine Run area of Watauga County, North Carolina. The documents primarily consist of deeds and also include accounts, letters, and Joseph Bingham's commission to as a postmaster. Some materials were generated by Bingham's father-in-law David Lewis.
Dates: 1835-1943

Birmingham (Alabama), ledger of plat maps

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Identifier: AC-239
Abstract The Birmingham (Alabama) ledger of plat maps is a bound cloth print ledger of Birmingham, Alabama's roadways, railways, waterways, and major land owners from circa 1910.
Dates: circa 1910

Black Mountain College audiovisual collection, 1976-1997

 Collection
Identifier: AC-962
Overview The collection consists of lectures and readings by individuals associated with Black Mountain College. Featured poets and writers include: Fielding Dawson, Paul Metcalf, Joel Oppenheimer, Michael Rumaker, and Jonathan Williams.
Dates: 1976-1991, undated

Blackburn Farms Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-861
Abstract The Blackburn Farms Collection is a collection of family mementos, quilts, photographs, correspondence, financial papers, books of art and history, family Bibles, phonograph recordings, and other materials. The Blackburn family lived in Ashe County, North Carolina.
Dates: 1856-2008, undated

Blowing Rock and Boone (North Carolina) souvenir folder

 Collection
Identifier: AC-700
Abstract This collection includes a tourist's souvenir folder of Blowing Rock and Boone, North Carolina showing scenes of the mountains and area tourist attractions.
Dates: 1950

Blowing Rock Historical Society Records,

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Identifier: AC-210
Abstract Blowing Rock Historical Society Records consist of interviews of residents of Blowing Rock, North Carolina. The Blowing Rock Historical Society regularly conducts oral history interviews with Blowing Rock citizens. Subjects vary, but include growing up during the 1940s through 1970s, architecture, various church histories, bohemian culture, businesses, and family histories.
Dates: 1985-2012

Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains letters

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Identifier: AC-322
Abstract Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains Letters consists of one document, a Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains flier and a 1953 letter from the Asheville Chamber of Commerce to Ms. V. Flowers on the reverse side.
Dates: 1953

Blue Ridge Community Theatre Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-639
Abstract This Blue Ridge Community Theatre Papers includes programs, fliers, banners, clippings, and a script concerning some of the company's productions as well as business papers, grant information, membership lists and correspondence necessary in producing these programs, dating 1983 to 2002.
Dates: 1983-2005, undated

Blue Ridge Garden Club Records,

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Identifier: AC-226
Abstract The Blue Ridge Garden Club Records includes newspaper articles, scrapbooks, minutes, and treasurer and secretary papers from the Blue Ridge Garden Club, organized in 1949. This collection showcases Watauga County, North Carolina's first organized garden club and its activities. Originally an exclusive group, the Blue Ridge Garden Club was active in beautification projects and coordinating a junior club. One of their main projects was the creation of the Daniel Boone Garden in 1961. The project...
Dates: 1949-1999, undated

Blue Ridge Parkway Association Records,

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Identifier: AC-209
Abstract Blue Ridge Parkway Association Records originate from an organization of small and large businesses focused on tourism along the Blue Ridge Parkway. The organization advertizes the businesses, produced brochures and a newsletter called the 'Mile Post', and marketed the Blue Ridge Parkway. It also worked to complete the Blue Ridge Parkway's link.
Dates: 1950-1982, undated

Blue Ridge Parkway/Basin Cove/Moses Cone Oral History Project,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-808
Abstract This collection contains students' oral history interviews, notes, final reports and other papers and audiovisual materials relating to the Blue Ridge Parkway/Basin Cove/Moses Cone Oral History Project, originating in the Department of History at Appalachian State University, circa 1975.
Dates: 1975-1978

Blue Valley Gem Company, stock investment papers and prospectus

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1082
Abstract This collection contains papers and a stock offer for purchasing stock in the Blue Valley Gem Company, whose agent is Geo.L. McKay & Company in New York, dated 1906.
Dates: May 1906

Bluefield Democratic Club ribbon

 Collection
Identifier: AC-653
Abstract This collection consists of a 1984 seven-inch ribbon printed with "Bluefield Democratic Club, 1894."
Dates: 1894

Bluefield, West Virginia papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-533
Abstract This collection consists of two items from Bluefield, West Virginia. First is a company receipt from W.H. Coffman Coke Company to H.B. Staley of Marion, Virginia dated March 2, 1896. Second is a scenic postcard of Bluefield dated May 20, 1915.
Dates: 1896-1915

Blueprints and Architectural Drawings

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5133
Abstract The provenance of these records is varied, but all of these records pertain to the buildings and campus of Appalachian. Design, maintenance and construction on the campus of Appalachian State University is generally carried out by the Physical Plant. The blueprints and drawings in this collection date 1928-2010.
Dates: 1928-2010

Board of Trustees records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 01
Abstract The Appalachian State University Board of Trustees advises the Board of Governors and the Chancellor primarily on the management and development of the University. The Board of Trustees records consist of the minutes for board meetings and retreats, as well as correspondence between the ASU Chancellor and the ASU Board of Trustees, a self-study, and membership files on former board members.
Dates: 1949 - 2015

Bob G. Tannehill poems

 Collection
Identifier: AC-420
Abstract Bob G. Tannehill Papers consists of eleven typed poems.
Dates: circa 1987

Bob Henry Baber poems

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Identifier: AC-439
Abstract The collection consists of two poems, "A Bed Tyme Rhyme" and "Ice Sicle Soup," by Bob Henry Baber. The poems are printed on card stock with illustrations by Boyd Carr.
Dates: 1988-2001

Bobby McMillon Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-367
Abstract The Bobby McMillon Collection consists of duplicates of Bobby McMillon's recordings of ballad performances found in the Bobby McMillon Collection (#20007), Southern Folklife Collection at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Dates: 1968-1973, undated

Bolling & Owens Company receipts

 Collection
Identifier: AC-702
Abstract The Bolling & Owens Company Receipts contains two half-page account receipts for Mrs. E.A. Thomas, Wytheville, Virginia, dated November 3 and 18, 1896. Bolling & Owens were Dealers in Dry Goods, Notions, Groceries and Canned Goods in Wytheville, Virginia.
Dates: November 1896

Bonnie Johnson Weaver poetry and papers

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Identifier: AC-752
Abstract The Bonnie Johnson Weaver Poetry and Papers contains a variety of Ms. Weaver's poetic and prose writing samples, articles she wrote for the Harlan (KY) Daily Enterprise and a booklet of original poetry from the 1980s.
Dates: circa 1980s-2002, undated

Bonnie Lou and Buster songbook

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1182
Abstract This collection contains a song book with three songs, “Two Little Shoes,” “Little Paper Boy,” and “Oh, Meet Me Jesus,” and four photos of Bonnie Lou and Buster Moore.
Dates: undated