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Abstract This collection contains the handwritten weekly statistics of Sunday meetings at the Boone Chapel Church in Boone, North Carolina during the years of 1937 and 1938 entered into a Day Book, along with Nameplates of several members.
Dates: 1937-1938, undated
Abstract This is a collection of records from the Boone Christ's Church United. When it was founded in 1992 as the Metropolitian Community Church of the High Country it was the only church in the area to accept and advocate for members of the LGBT community. Its pastor Cindy Long (1960-) was at the time the only openly lesbian minister of a Christian church in Watauga County.
Abstract The Boone Community Book is a hand-crafted book with mostly original comments and artwork relating to the idea of "community" and the authors' interpretations. Included also are community-related newspaper clippings of events and agencies.
Scope and Contents 1 toy windmill & a bumper sticker
Dates: circa 1980
Abstract This collection contains a pamphlet titled “Take a Hike” which includes a message from Bowater on the purpose of the trails, as well as maps of the Bowater trails. There is another pamphlet labeled "Special Maps and Information" which includes additional maps of the area.
Abstract Boyden Carpenter Photograph is a photograph of Boyden Carpenter with his guitar and a "The 'Hill Billy' from Alleghany County" guitar case. This photograph was found in the book, Boyden Carpenter: The Old Gospel Singer.
Dates: circa 1930
Abstract The collection consists of a store day book entitled Boyd's Creek at the top of each page. The day book is noted as being from the vicinity of Sevierville, Sevier County, Tennessee. The amounts and totals of foodstuffs and household items are listed alongside the names of the individuals who purchased them.
Dates: March 1873-February 1874
Abstract This collection is an accounts/receipts record of the Brading-Rhea Lumber Company of Johnson City, Tennessee, C.M. Miller, receiver on most pages, entries dating 1940-1946.
Abstract The Brazillar and Sallie Davis Family Bible is the family Bible of Brazillar and Sallie Proffitt Davis of Watauga County, North Carolina. The Davises married in 1887. The bible contains records of their family members' births, deaths, and marriages dating from 1868 to 1961.
Dates: 1995, undated
Abstract Brenda Councill Mural in Belk Library and Information Commons DVD consists of a single DVD produced by Dr. Jeff Fletcher and Greg Williams that features Brenda Councill creating the murals in the atrium of the library, circa 2007.
Abstract Brief Account of the Kents of Wytheville, and the County and the Houses They Built consist of thirteen pages of Kent family genealogical and primary resources.
Abstract A letter from Bruce Crawford to Earl [last name unknown], October 5, 1972. Also included is a "List of Magazines and Books Containing Articles by Bruce Crawford."
Abstract This collection is a booklet catalog of two-sided cards featuring on one side, buildings of the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Illinois 1893, and on the other side, pictures of carts offered by Buckeye Cart Company of Charleston, West Virginia.
Abstract This collection consists of a two-page handwritten order to the sheriff of Burke County, North Carolina to seize seventeen slaves of William McKeson, Henry O'Neil, Thomas G. Walton and N.W. Woodfin for payment of a debt of $1848.34 to E.E. Greenlee, dated August 12, 1861. The slaves were seized November 16, 1861.
Dates: August 12, 1861
Abstract The Burke County Schools (Morganton, North Carolina) Yearbooks collection consists of three yearbooks, actually teacher handbooks, from the Burke County school systems for the Fiscal Years of 1958-1959, 1959-1960, and 1960-1961, along with some miscellaneous loose papers.
Abstract Appalachian State University has operated the New York Loft since 1974, and operated the App House (in Washington, D.C.) from 1974-2003; both serve(d) as lodging facilities primarily for ASU students, faculty and staff. The records of Business Affairs: New York Loft and App House contain correspondence and financial files, dating 1981-1993.
Abstract The C and O Railroad Photographs consist of 17 8" x 10" duplicated photographs of the C and O Railroad. Images date from 1898 to 1929.
Abstract The C. Howard Dorgan Papers is a collection of documents created by Dorgan while he was a Communications professor at Appalachian State University. Materials include Dorgan's research on traditional Appalachian religions and documents related to the Appalachian Studies Association.
Dates: 1792-2005, undated
Abstract The Cacapaon (Capon) Healing Water Promotional Material includes a mailing envelope with advertisement text of Cacapaon (Capon) healing water, found in Capon Springs, West Virginia.
Abstract This collection contains a ledger with the business records of the Calcium Sulphide Corporation of Damascus, Virginia for the years of April 1930-1938.
Abstract This collection consists of a CD of scanned black and white photographs digitally joined to make a panorama photograph of the employees of Caldwell Furniture Company, Lenoir, North Carolina in 1938. There is also an archival copy of the photographs.
Overview This collection contains the personal papers of Clifton P. (C.P.) and Martha G. Calloway. It includes materials related to genealogy and history of the Calloway Family, Watauga County history, the retirement of Martha Calloway, and class reunions of the Appalachian High School classes of 1947 and 1948.
Dates: 1861 - 2000
Abstract This is a letter from Camden Sommers, Clarksburg, West Virginia, on 'The County Mail and Advertiser' letterhead to Robert M. Ramsburg, Frederick City, MD, dated November 18, 1897.
Dates: November 18, 1897
Abstract Materials in the Camp Catawba and Vera Lachmann Papers cover the operation of a summer camp for boys from 1944 to 1970. Also featured are materials related to the camp's founder Vera Lachmann, a poet and educator of German-Jewish background who sought refuge in the United States at the beginning of World War II. The collection contains information on Camp Catawba's history, correspondence with campers and counselors, poetry composed by Lachmann, Lachmann's personal correspondence, and ephemera...
Dates: 1943-2014, undated
Abstract This collection contains an informational booklet about the all-girls camp, Camp Strawderman in Columbia Furnace, Virginia from 1943. Along with this is a letter home from a Miss Frances Summers, who lived in Kings Mountain, North Carolina, dated July 14, 1939, and a blank application card.
Abstract Camp Yonahlossee was a summer camp for young women founded in 1922. The camp operated until the late 1980s. This collection features materials related to camp life, administration, and history. There are extensive photographs and scrapbooks which illustrate the experience of Camp Yonahlossee from its earliest years in the 1920s until its close in the 1980s.
Dates: 1925-2002, undated
Abstract The Carl Ross Papers is a collection of Carl Ross' academic research and students papers, predominantly from his classes on Appalachian Culture and History. The collection includes extensive materials on the history and architecture of the Brinegar Cabin located on the Blue Ridge Parkway. There are also a number of materials related to Dr. Ross' passion for the Civil War and living history programs. A bulk of the collection is centered around Ross' interest in Appalachian Studies and his work...
Dates: 1866-1989, undated
Abstact The Carlton and Charles Haney Papers contain materials related to the personal and professional life of Bluegrass and Country music promoter Carlton Haney. Included within the collection are personal papers, financial records, materials on the production and publicity of music festivals, contracts with performers, and publicity photographs of various Bluegrass and Country music entertainers. The papers contain financial, editorial, and subscription information about music publications published...
Dates: 1947-2011, undated
Abstract This collection consists of black & white photographs by Carol Oliff of people and places around Meat Camp, Watauga County, North Carolina while she was attending Appalachian State University in 1977. Most photos have a description and date on backs. There are also 11 color slides of scenery in Watauga County.
- Boone (N.C.) 53
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty. 40
- Universities and Colleges -- Departments 35
- Universities and colleges -- Administration 32
- Watauga County (N.C.) 30
- Photographic prints 29
- Students. 24
- Appalachian State University 16
- Oral histories 16
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 16
- Appalachian State University--History--20th century. 15
- Planning 14
- Ashe County (N.C.) 13
- Railroads. 13
- Folk music -- Appalachian Region, Southern. 11
- Meetings 11
- Appalachian Region 10
- Committees 10
- Genealogy & local history 10
- Photograph collections 10 ∧ less
- Appalachian State Teachers College (N.C.) 13
- Dougherty, Blanford Barnard 9
- Borkowski, Francis T. 8
- Appalachian State University. Board of Trustees 6
- Appalachian State University. Office of the Chancellor 6
- Plemmons, William H. 5
- Snead, Robert Earl 5
- Dougherty, Dauphin Disco 4
- Rufty, Annie Dougherty 4
- Appalachian High School (Boone, N.C.) 3
- Appalachian State University--Buildings 2
- Dougherty, Lillie Shull 2
- Moore, Emma Horton 2
- Scoggins, Elizabeth Brown 2
- Wilcox, Glenn 2
- Appalachian State Normal School (N.C.) 1
- Appalachian State University--Students--Societies, etc. 1
- Appalachian State University. Association of Non-Traditional Students 1
- Appalachian State University. Baptist Campus Ministry of the High Country 1
- Appalachian State University. Baptist Student Union 1 ∧ less