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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.
Abstract The Carolinas Communication Association is an organization for communications professionals in North and South Carolina. The records include the journal publications, meeting minutes, financial records, membership information, constitutional revisions, annual convention information, and member correspondence of the organization.
Dates: 1950-2011, undated; Majority of material found within 1973 - 1987
Scope and Contents Materials related to the Carolinas Symposium on British Studies. Materials include meeting minutes, membership information, correspondence, financial data, annual minutes, and articles of incorporation.
Abstract Carolyne Jane Hamlin Badgett graduated from Appalachian State Teachers College with a B.S. degree in 1961. She taught in Winston-Salem, North Carolina until 1965. After taking time off, she took a teaching job at Dobson Elementry School in Surry County, North Carolina, where she remained until her retirement in 1996. This collection consists of photocopies letters written to Carolyne Hamlin Badgett during her freshman year of college at ASTC.
Abstract The Cassie M. Robinson Papers consist of two papers from her Appalachian Studies graduate courses. They are entitled "Tabernacle Baptist Church: 'The Friendly Little Church by the Road' " and "Community Studies in the Toe River Valley."
Identifier: UA 5123
Abstract The Catherine J. Smith Gallery is located in Farthing Auditorium, on the campus of Appalachian State University. It hosts both original and traveling art exhibitions. This collection consists mainly of correspondence regarding the organization of exhibitions.
Dates: 1991-1994; Majority of material found within 1991 - 1994
Abstract The collection contains photographs of a shawl reportedly worn by Catherine Marlowe at a ball given for George Washington's officers at Yorktown. The shawl descended through the Wiles family who were the grandchildren of Catherine Marlowe.
Abstract This collection holds a postcard-sized printed poem, "St. Peter Said, 'That's Good Enough' and He Walked On Through." It was printed as a memento for Cathy Smith Bowers induction as Poet Laureate of North Carolina in 2010.
Abstract This collection houses various drafts with edit notes from Cecelia Conway's "Colonializing Appalachian (or Slashing the Homemade Quilt) in Denise Giardina's 'Storming Heaven'", written in the mid to late 1990's, and videos of Ora Watson's performances of Appalachian mountain music in 1992.
Dates: 1992-1999, undated
Abstract The Celo Community Collection consist of 4 items about the intentional community located in the Black Mountains of Yancey County, North Carolina. These documents detail the origins of the Celo Community from its residents' perspective during the 1950s and the 1960s.
Dates: 1950-1966, undated
Identifier: UA 5132
Abstract The Centennial Campaign at Appalachian State University was a yearlong event in 1999, to celebrate the hundred year anniversary of the founding of the institution. The Centennial Campaign Records contain planning and administrative documents, publications, ephemera, and photo scans concerning the Centennial Campaign and celebration.
Dates: 1899-1999; Majority of material found in 1999 - 1999
Centennial of the Joining of the Eastern and Western Parts of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Track as a Continuous Railroad papers
Abstract The Centennial of the Joining of the Eastern and Western Parts of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Track as a Continuous Railroad contains a flyer advertisement and three newspaper articles about the joining of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad track, all dated December 1952. The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad track ran continuously from Baltimore, Maryland to Wheeling, West Virginia.
Abstract The records of the Center for Appalachian Studies, located at Appalachian State University, gives some history of the Center, its functions, its projects, and key people in its operations. The Center's records gives evidence of the activities that seek to encourage to study and invest in the region and its social, economic, and cultural development.
Dates: 1942-2004, undated
Content Description Handwritten character sketch of an ideal musician. Document is signed "Clara Wentsch, Central High, '06."
Abstract This collection includes one card five by two and three quarters inch, campaigning as the "Democratic Nominee for House of Delegates" in an unknown year.
Abstract The photograph of Charles and Emily Lively is a black and white 4"x5" photograph of the two of them in vestments with Emily wearing a mortar board. Names and city are written on back. Charles and Emily Lively lived in Weston, West Virginia.
Dates: circa 1900
Abstract Charles Beaver (1913-1999) was an Asheville native, WWII veteran, employee of the American Enka Corporation, and participant in a large number of WWII reunions and commorative events. This collection includes materials relating to his life and work including photographs, documents of his army service, and correspondence.
Dates: 1874-2002, undated
Abstract This collection is a small 14-page typed booklet "Contract Jingles" by Charles Griffith Moses, printed by C.A. Hamill, Cinderella, West Virginia, 1939.
Abstract This collection is a copy of a presentation by Charles Isley to the Appalachian State University Torch Club on July 14, 2008 entitled "Shape Note Singing in America", along with a biographical sketch of Isley.
Abstract This collection includes a single receipt from the bookseller to Mr. Henry A. Hoffman of Providence, Rhode Island, for the book, "Stevenson's Edinburgh, first edition", dated March 27, 1922.
Dates: March 27, 1922
Abstract This unusual collection includes the abbreviated, pictorial history of Charles Town, West Virginia in an actual walnut shell, produced by Trio Novelty Company in 1900.
Abstract Charles Town, West Virginia Collection of Photographs is a collection of twenty-nine mid-nineteenth century portraits of individuals believed to be from Charles Town in Jefferson County, West Virginia.
Abstract The Charles Vess Autographed Illustration Posters is a collection of five oversized illustrations that were probably used in books or in bookstores, and autographed by the artist, dating 1988 to 2001.
Dates: 1988-2001, undated
Abstract The owner of the items composing this collection could not be identified. There is a name of "Lyndall Silman" on one portion of paper. Several mementos are glued onto black scrapbook paper. Dates of November 2, 1924 and October 4, 1924, and January 11, 1925 are on 3 separate mementos.
Abstract This is a collection of certificates from Charlestown, West Virginia, Graded School and Male Academy. The graded school certificate is blank. The two Certificates of Distinction from the Male Academy are to George W. Rouse, dated 1890-91. The Certificate of Proficiency is to Frank Rouss, dated 1893-94.
Dates: 1890-1894, undated
- Boone (N.C.) 51
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty. 40
- Universities and Colleges -- Departments 35
- Universities and colleges -- Administration 32
- Watauga County (N.C.) 31
- Photographic prints 27
- Students. 22
- Oral histories 17
- Appalachian State University 16
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 16
- Appalachian State University--History--20th century. 15
- Ashe County (N.C.) 14
- Planning 14
- Appalachian State University--Students 13
- Railroads. 13
- Appalachian State University -- Alumni and alumnae 12
- Folk music -- Appalachian Region, Southern. 11
- Meetings 11
- Appalachian Region 10
- Committees 10 ∧ less
- English 1097
- Cherokee 1
- German 1
- Appalachian State University 22
- Appalachian State University. Library 20
- Appalachian State Teachers College (N.C.) 17
- Thomas, John Edwin 11
- Beaver, Patricia D. 10
- Durham, Harvey 10
- Norfolk and Western Railway Company 9
- Appalachian Training School for Teachers (N.C.) 8
- Borkowski, Francis T. 8
- Dougherty, Blanford Barnard 8
- Wey, Herbert W. 8
- Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. 6
- Appalachian State University. Board of Trustees 6
- Appalachian State University. College of Fine and Applied Arts 6
- Appalachian State University. John A. Walker College of Business 6
- Appalachian State University. Office of Academic Affairs 6
- Appalachian State University. Office of the Chancellor 6
- Appalachian State University. Reich College of Education 6
- Rufty, Annie Dougherty 5
- Snead, Robert Earl 5 ∧ less