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Bertram Adams papers
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.
Bessemer, Alabama printed material
Bessemer Land and Improvement Company collection
This collection consists of printed items related to the Bessemer Land and Improvement Company from 1887-1893. There are two booklets of the Charter and By-laws, several annual reports, a contract between the Bessemer Land and Improvement Company and the City of Bessemer, a notice for a stockholders meeting, and an information booklet about Bessemer, Alabama.
Bessie and Cora Shoun Papers
This collection consists of two ballad books created by the sisters, Bessie and Cora Shoun, circa 1910 to 1916. The books are constructed like scrapbooks with clippings and handwritten pages pasted onto old magazine or catalog pages.
Betsy Alden’s Hound Ears Club collection
This collection consists of promotional materials, news clippings, newsletters, club rules, and bylaws of the Hound Ears Club in Banner Elk, North Carolina. Also included is a score to “Appalachia in North Carolina,” by Torpy and Wirt Skinner; and the lyrics to a song.
Betty Mae Hodges' Bibliography of North Carolina Loyalists during the American Revolution
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.
Betty McFarland papers
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.
Beulah C. Campbell Collection
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.
Bills of Sale from Roanoke Machine Works
This collection consists of a variety of bills issued by Roanoke Machine Works between 1884-1892. Some are stamped Norfolk & Western.
Bills of Sale from the Shenandoah Valley Railroad Company
This collection includes bills of sale issued by the Shenandoah Valley Railroad Company in 1884.
Bills of Sale from various railroad companies
This collection consists of bills of sale issued by various railroad companies, including the Scioto Valley Railway Co., the Columbus Connecting and Terminal Railroad Co., and Chesapeake and Ohio Railway.
"Biltmore Estate North Carolina as a Seat for United Nations Organization" proposal
Biltmore House advertisement photograph
This collection consists of an advertisement photograph of the Biltmore House, circa 1894. It's titled "Views of Western North Carolina" along the side and "Asheville and Vicinity" along the bottom. It was published by T. H. Lindsey of Asheville, North Carolina. On the back is a description of Asheville. The card is advertising the village of Asheville rather than the house.
Biltmore Industries letter to Edward L. Stone
This collection consists of a letter sent to Edward L. Stone of Roanoke, Virginia by Biltmore Industries. It is dated September 15, 1937 and indicates that the company has repeatedly sent Stone samples of their homespun fabric but have yet to receive an order from him. They offer to send full sized pieces, if that would help. Also included with the letter are examples of the homespun fabric sold by Biltmore Industries.
Bingham Dai Papers
Bingham family papers
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.
Birmingham (Alabama), ledger of plat maps
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.
Birmingham Reporter Social Service plan
Black Mountain College audiovisual collection, 1976-1997
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.
Blackburn Farms collection
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.
Blake family letters
Blowing Rock and Boone (North Carolina) souvenir folder
This collection consists of one color tourist's souviner folder containing prints of Blowing Rock, North Carolina and Boone, North Carolina, postmarked 1950. The inside cover contains information on Blowing Rock and Boone and contains 18 images of the area. Folder is addressed to Nellie Pickett of Stockrige, Michigan from Blowing Rock. The prints were provided by Curt Teich & Company of Chicago, IL.
Blowing Rock and Linville, North Carolina photographs
This collection consists of several black and white photographs taken in and around both Blowing Rock, NC and Linville, NC between 1911-1936. A few photographs have identifying information on the back or on the front of the image. Images include people posed in early 20th century cars, reading, holding fishing poles, sitting on horses, and playing golf. Of particular note is a photograph of a man with two bear cubs. There are also photographs of Grandfather Mountain.
Blowing Rock Historical Society records
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.
Blue Ridge Community Theatre papers
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.
Blue Ridge Garden Club records
Blue Ridge Parkway Association records
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.
Blue Ridge Parkway Photographs
4 B&W 3-1/2" x 2-1/2" photos of views of the Parkway in the Blue Ridge Mountains
Blue Ridge Parkway photographs
This collection consists of four 3.5" x 2.5" photographs of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Three photographs have titles: "Tunnels through the Blue Ridge Mountains," "Mabry Mill," and "Parkway Vista near Bluff Park." The fourth is untitled but features a dock, a small motor boat, and a two-story house or boathouse. The images are dated circa 1940s.
Blue Ridge Parkway/Basin Cove/Moses Cone Oral History Project
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.
- Boone (N.C.) 42
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty. 37
- Watauga County (N.C.) 37
- Universities and Colleges -- Departments 35
- Appalachian State University--History--20th century. 30
- Universities and colleges -- Administration 28
- Photographic prints 26
- Appalachian State University--Students 19
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 19
- Appalachian State University -- Alumni and alumnae 18
- Students. 18
- Ashe County (N.C.) 15
- Oral histories 15
- Appalachian State University 14
- Railroads. 14
- Appalachian State University--Students--Social life and customs. 13
- Planning 13
- Sports and tourism -- Appalachian Region 13
- Folk music -- Appalachian Region, Southern. 12
- Scrapbooks 12 + ∧ less
- English 1257
- German 3
- Italian 3
- French 2
- Chinese 1
- Cherokee 1
- Czech 1
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- Slovak 1
- Spanish; Castilian 1 + ∧ less
- Appalachian State University 22
- Appalachian State Teachers College (N.C.) 19
- Unknown 17
- Appalachian State University. Library 16
- 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
- Dougherty, Blanford Barnard 8
- Appalachian State University--Faculty 7
- Appalachian State University. Center for Appalachian Studies 7
- Wey, Herbert W. 7
- Appalachian State University. John A. Walker College of Business 6
- Appalachian State University. Reich College of Education 6
- Borkowski, Francis T. 6
- Appalachian State Normal School (N.C.) 5
- Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. 5
- Appalachian State University. Academic Policies and Procedures Committee 5 + ∧ less