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Abstract This collection consists of papers, reports, booklets, maps, and articles on the Conference on Appalachian Development, held by the graduate students of Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs of Princeton University in March 1964, meeting along with social scientists and public officials to evaluate the Report to the President by the Appalachian Regional Commission.
Dates: circa 1957-1964, undated
Abstract This collection includes an analysis of the Connelly’s spring water found in Connelly Springs, North Carolina, along with two testimonial booklets about the restorative powers of the spring water.
Abstract The Cook Family Land Deeds contain three land deeds dating 1793, 1796, and 1844. The 1793 land deed concerns the land acquisition for the Three Forks Baptist Church in Alexander County; the 1796 land deed is for land in Wilkes County; and the 1844 land deed is for land in Ashe County.
Abstract The Cornett Family Papers contains historical legal documents, deeds, and receipts from various members of the Cornett Family and others of Grayson County, Virginia and surrounding areas dating prior to, during, and after the Civil War.
Dates: 1798-1899, undated
Abstract Council Cooke Papers consists of Appalachian State Teachers College memorabilia. This collection contains a 1940 Appalachian State Teachers College diploma, 1930s era newspapers, and Appalachian State Teachers College tickets and play programs.
Dates: 1929-1940, undated
Abstract The Council on Appalachian Women records contain agendas, issues of Appalachian Women Magazine, minutes, newsletters, memoranda, organizational info (bylaws, guidelines, membership application), Report of Nomination Committee, meeting programs, meeting registration forms, news releases, and reports.
Dates: 1976-1981, undated
Abstract Country Ham Photograph consists of two identical color 8" x 6" photographs of the bluegrass musical group, Country Ham. These photographs came with their album "Songs from the Blue Ridge Mountains", which was recorded January 29, 2005 in Major Recording Studio, Waynesboro, Virginia.
Dates: circa 2005
Abstract This collection contains materials about the Court Street United Methodist Church in Lynchburg, Virginia. A brochure describing the church's 125th year of existence (in 1986) with some of its ministers and other historical facts is included, along with two newspaper articles and a handwritten list of churches on Court Street.
Dates: 1976-1986, undated
Abstract The Cove Creek, North Carolina Garage Oral History Project is the result of a class project in one of Dr. Lynne Getz's history classes, Fall 1997, involving the history of the Cove Creek, North Carolina Garage in Watauga County.
Dates: Fall 1997
Abstract This one-item collection is a cardstock picture of the Cranberry Hotel in Cranberry, Mitchell County, North Carolina, circa 1890.
Dates: circa 1890
Abstract This collection contains correspondence between Cratis Williams and three of his close acquaintances, Walter Boone, Betsy Webster Schuchardt, and Maxine Hawks Thompson, dating between 1949 and 2003. The fourth folder contains Williams' eulogy he gave for David R. Hodgin, April 21, 1984.
Abstract The Cratis D. Williams Graduate School was established in 1948 providing a structure for the graduate courses that had been offered at Appalachian since 1942 under the auspices of the University of North Carolina. The Cratis D. Williams Graduate School and Research & Sponsored Programs Records can be divided into four main categories: records pertaining to the Graduate Council, administrative documents, Graduate Student Association Senate, and Research Proposals.
Dates: 1964-2013; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1997
Abstract Materials in the Cratis D. Williams Papers cover the professional and private life of scholar and professor Cratis Williams, his studies in Appalachian literature, folklore and ballads, and the Appalachian Consoritum. The collection consists of materials related to Williams' work at Appalachian State University, academic and genealogical research, correspondence, photographs, audio recordings of folksongs and lectures, one VHS tape, two reels of microfilm, slides, and family memorabilia.
Dates: 1783-1986; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1983
Abstract This collection contains recordings of the Memorial Service for Cratis Williams at Appalachian State University in 1985. Cratis Williams was a professor of English at Appalachian State University and is considered the father of Appalachian Studies.
Abstract The Cratis Williams Symposium Records is a collection of materials from and related to an Appalachian symposium held on April 7-9, 1976 honoring Cratis D. Williams of Appalachian State University.
Abstract This is a daily ledger of the Cressler Ore Banks Mercantile. First date is April 3, 1880 and it continues through October 29, 1880. Customers' names and charges are listed by day. No available information on location.
Dates: April 3-October 29, 1880
Abstract This collection is a booklet entitled Allegheny Mountains, 1884, with the primary purpose of proclaiming the goodness and restorative attributes of the water from the Cresson Springs.
Collection — acsc_box: 1, folders: 12-13-14
Abstract The Crossnore School Papers consist of materials about and generated by the Crossnore School, a school opened by Dr. Mary Martin Sloop to teach mountain women how to weave in order to earn their own money. This collection contains twenty-two items, including a VHS tape, "Mountain of Hope for Children in Need, Crossnore School."
Dates: 1926-1998, undated
Abstract This collection consists of a program of the Memorial Service for those members of Local Union No. 6343 of the United Mine Workers of America. This service was held on May 29, 1938 at Crozer Temple Colored Church, Elkhorn, West Virginia.
Dates: May 29, 1938
Abstract This collection is one sheet of letterhead from the office of C.S. Carrington, Bristol, Tennessee with a geometrical problem handwritten in pencil. Dated December 189_.
Dates: circa 1890s
Abstract The CSX-Chessie-Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad-Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Collection contains CSX-Chessie-Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad-Baltimore and Ohio Railroad memorabilia and original documents about the railroads. Many documents are related to Yardmaster W.J. Weisgerber's appeal to his 15 day suspension for damage to Volkswagen automobiles.
Dates: 1969-1987, undated
Abstract CSX Transportation Calendars includes seven 22" x 34" calendars dating from 1987 to 1993. This collection provides insight into the merchandising practices of the CSX Transportation Railway.
Abstract This collection of CSX Transportation Train Orders from the Baltimore Division, Connellsville (PA) Station are dated November 15 to 17, 1987 to primarily C & E Westward Trains, with some to Eastward Trains.
Dates: November 15-17, 1987
Identifier: UA 5286
Overview The papers of Curtis "Curt" Williams (1890-1959), a farmer, fur and herb trader, unschooled veterinarian, and distiller of whiskey from Lawrence County, Kentucky. Williams operated a 150 acre farm between the Right and Left Forks of Caines Creek.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1933 - 1961
Abstract This collection consists of the notebooks of Cyrus C. Babb, who was a civil engineer, born in Maine, who lived in North Carolina, after working on various hydroelectric projects throughout the United States, circa 1930s.
Abstract The Dam Photograph is an undated 1 1/2" x 3" black and white photograph of a hydroelectric dam. This photograph was found in Near the Cross and moved into its own collection. There are no identifying marks on the image or photograph itself.
Abstract This is a cartoon from an old magazine or newspaper featuring Dan Holly with a whip and a woman named Jade.
Abstract The Daniel Boone Family Genealogical Papers contain information about Daniel Boone's genealogy. It includes notes about the lives of Boone and his family members. It appears the source was Lyman Copeland Draper's manuscript. Added in March 2013 was a paper "Contributions Towards a Boone Genealogy" possibly by H. E. Robinson, undated.
Abstract The Daniel Boone Hotel Ledger is a 15" by 13" ledger from Boone's Daniel Boone Hotel, dating from 1970 to 1976. The Daniel Boone Hotel Ledger illustrates the financial situation of one of Boone, North Carolina's former landmarks. It also includes one black and white photograph and negative of Daniel Boone Hotel.
- Boone (N.C.) 52
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty. 40
- Universities and Colleges -- Departments 35
- Universities and colleges -- Administration 32
- Watauga County (N.C.) 31
- Photographic prints 29
- Students. 24
- 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
- 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 University. Belk Library 21
- Appalachian State University 20
- Appalachian State Teachers College (N.C.) 13
- Thomas, John Edwin 11
- Beaver, Patricia D. 10
- Dougherty, Blanford Barnard 10
- Durham, Harvey 10
- Norfolk and Western Railway Company 9
- Wey, Herbert W. 9
- Borkowski, Francis T. 8
- Appalachian State University. Office of Academic Affairs 7
- 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 the Chancellor 6
- Appalachian State University. Reich College of Education 6
- Dougherty, Dauphin Disco 5
- Plemmons, William H. 5
- Rufty, Annie Dougherty 5 ∧ less