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Centennial Campaign records

 Record Group
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 Final Spike in B&O at Rosbys Rock" leaflet

 Collection
Identifier: AC-304
Scope and Contents

Leaflet conveying information about the 1952 Centennial celebration of the joining of the two parts, the eastern and the western, of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Track.

Dates: 1952 December

Center for Appalachian Studies records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-688
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

Chang and Eng Bunker's autographs

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1140
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one page containing the autographs of Chang and Eng Bunker, written for autograph collector Israel K. Tefft of Savannah, Georgia on January 2, 1835.

Dates: 1835 January 2

Character Sketch by Clara Wentsch

 Collection
Identifier: RB-8021
Content Description

Handwritten character sketch of an ideal musician. Document is signed "Clara Wentsch, Central High, '06."

Dates: 1906

Charles A. Ray Political Campaign card

 Collection
Identifier: AC-655
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one political campaign card for Dr. Charles A. Ray of Winifrede (Kanawha County), West Virginia who was the Democratic nominee for the House of Delegates. A photograph of Ray is on the front of the card, and his official statement is typescripted on the back.

Dates: circa 1890-1900

Charles and Emily Lively photograph

 Collection
Identifier: AC-263
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one photograph of two individuals dressed in vestment garments. They are identified on the back as Charles and Emily Lively of Weston, West Virginia. Emily is also wearing a mortar board. The date is circa 1900.

Dates: circa 1900

Charles Beaver Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-881
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

Charles Town, West Virginia in a Nutshell

 Collection
Identifier: AC-806
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.

Dates: 1900

Charles Town, West Virginia photographs

 Collection
Identifier: AC-416
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of photographs of adults, children, and families believed to live in Charles Town, West Virginia, circa 1860s. All but one are carte de visites. The other is a tintype. The individuals are identified.

Dates: circa 1860s

Charles Vess autographed illustrated posters

 Collection
Identifier: AC-853
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

Charlotte Ross papers

 Collection — oversize: E3, drawer: 2
Identifier: AC-271
Abstract

The Charlotte Ross Papers contains her Appalachian bibliography note card collection as well as personal files relevant to the Appalachian region, American history and folklore studies. Charlotte Ross's bibliography is a comprehensive bibliography of Appalachian books up to 1976.

Dates: undated [circa late 20th century]

Chatham Manufacturing Company photographs

 Collection
Identifier: AC-563
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of black and white photographs of Chatham Manufacturing workers and owners. Some suggest a party or dinner and one is of a parade. One photo is of a memorial marker for "Chatham employees who gave their lives in defense of their country in World War II." There is also a clipping about Thurmond Chapham, president of Chatham, visiting Roger Babson.

Dates: circa 1955

Chattanooga, Tennessee Area photographs

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1153
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of six sepia photographs of areas around Lookout Mountain and Chattanooga, Tennessee. They are dated circa 1920-1940 and include images of Crow Creek, a bridge across the Flint River, Nickajack Cave, the base of Lookout Mountain, the Tennessee River from the base of Lookout Mountain, and a view of Chattanooga and the Tennesee River.

Dates: circa 1920-1940

Chattanooga Times accounts journal

 Collection
Identifier: AC-823
Abstract

The Chattanooga Times Accounts Journal is an expense/payment ledger for the newspaper Chattanooga Times for 1900-1903.

Dates: 1900-1903

Cherokee Centennial Celebration broadside

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1064
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one broadside, written in southern Illinois, entitled "Cherokee Centennial Celebration," circa 1937-1938. It provides historical information about the presence of the Cherokee in Southern Appalachia from circa 1800-1838, when General Winfield Scott was charged with forcibly removing the Cherokee people from their lands. It further describes the creation of prison camps that housed 14,000 Cherokee, the hardships they experiences, and their eventual forced move to...
Dates: circa 1937-1938

Cherokee Exhibit, Appalachian State University College of Continuing Education

 Collection
Identifier: AC-374
Abstract

Cherokee Exhibit, ASU College of Continuing Education Collection includes a notebook covering a general overview of Cherokee history. This collection also includes photographs.

Dates: undated

Cherokee newspapers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-604
Abstract

This collection includes one newspaper Cherokee Advocate written in both Cherokee and English language, two copies of Cherokee Phoenix, Vol. 1 No. 12, two photocopies of articles 1832 and 1833 from Niles' Register, and a guide of an audiocassette (not in this collection) "Sound of Cherokee" sounding out the Cherokee alphabet.

Dates: 1828-1896, undated

Chessie-Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad safety posters and papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-243
Abstract

Chessie-Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad Safety Posters and Papers includes assorted blank railroad forms, three multi-sized calendars dating 1982, 1984, and 1986, and a variety of safety posters from 1985-1986.

Dates: 1954-1987, undated

Chief Junaluska Memorial Ceremony photographs

 Collection
Identifier: AC-744
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of five photographs taken at the dedication ceremony for the Chief Junaluska Monument on November 5, 1910. The photographs include the monument, members of the Daughters of the American Revolution (Winston-Salem Chapter), and Cherokee adults and children.

Dates: 1910 November 5

Chilhowie Textiles building photographs

 Collection
Identifier: AC-386
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of three black and white photographs of the Chilhowie Textiles building exterior, taken circa 1960s in Chilhowie, Virginia.

Dates: circa 1960s

Christian Cline land deed

 Collection
Identifier: AC-732
Abstract

This collection is a handwritten deed of 150 acres in Logan County, Virginia granted to Christian Cline from Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia Joseph Johnson, November 1, 1855.

Dates: November 1, 1855

Chuck Hemrick video recordings

 Collection
Identifier: AC-395
Abstract

The Chuck Hemrick Video Recordings include almost two hundred video cassettes and air film from the Blue Ridge Views television news spots, originally shown on local ABC-TV affiliate program WGHP in the late 1980s and early 1990s. This collection contains audio-visual footage of Appalachian crafts people, folk singers and other local traditions of northwestern North Carolina.

Dates: 1987-1993, undated

Chuck Miller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-280
Dates: Majority of material found in 1950-2010

"Church Singing" and "The Word" by Brother Andrew" audiocassette

 Collection
Identifier: AC-783
Abstract

This collection includes an audiocassette identified as "Church Singing and 'The Word' by Brother Andrew," undated.

Dates: undated

Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton Railway Company - Reorganization, Agreements and Mortgages book

 Collection
Identifier: AC-847
Abstract

This collection is one bound book of official documents involved with the sale of the Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton Railway Company to the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Company in 1909.

Dates: July 1, 1909

City of Hazleton (Pa.) Coal Calculation for Hazleton Lands ledger

 Collection
Identifier: AC-297
Scope and Contents

One ledger with calculations of coal for Hazleton, Pennsylvania lands. The ledger contains approximately 100 filled pages of statistics of various coal companies with their respective amount of coal mined, exhausted, virgin, thickness, and pillars. The volume is dated 1910 June 11-21.

Dates: 1910 June 11-21

Civil War journal and account book

 Collection
Identifier: AC-724
Abstract

The Civil War Journal and Account Book includes a journal documenting an unidentified soldier's war experiences from South Carolina to Bull Run to the Hazel River in Virginia. The diary starts with the regiment's muster in date, April 13, 1861 and continues until February 1862.

Dates: circa 1861-1887

C.L. Bartlett cash book

 Collection
Identifier: AC-1281
Scope and Contents

This archival object is a cash book of C. L. Bartlett listing transactions for horse tack, furniture, foodstuffs, and law books. The book likely belonged to the son of George T. Bartlett of Macon, Georgia, whose account books were purchased by the Appalachian Collection in 2014.

Dates: 1880

Clara Whiteley travel scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: AC-029
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a travel scrapbook created by Clara Whiteley of an automobile trip she took with her husband, mother, and aunt from June 22-30, 1935 from their home in Philadelphia to Asheville, NC and back. It is presumed that the scrapbook was created after she returned home from the trip. In addition to photographs and ephemeral items (programs, pressed flowers, brochures, clippings, maps, etc.), Whiteley includes typed entries that explain the significance of places visited...
Dates: circa 1935 July

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