Blowing Rock (N.C.)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract The Appalachian Consortium, in operation from 1970-2004, was a nonprofit, educational organization formed by a partnership of academic institutions dedicated to preserving the history and enhancing the future of the Southern Appalachian region. This collection contains files detailing the initial organization and continuing leadership of the Consortium, its finances and correspondence, as well as its major projects, grants, publications, and conferences.
Dates: 1970-2004; Majority of material found within 1978 - 1990
Abstract This collection includes a tourist's souvenir folder of Blowing Rock and Boone, North Carolina showing scenes of the mountains and area tourist attractions.
Abstract 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.
Abstract This is a collection of papers, books and keepsakes of Juanita Brown Tobin, 1915-2007, of Blowing Rock, North Carolina. Included are her award-winning books of poetry and personal scrapbooks, along with hundreds of original poems and prose by Tobin and other authors.
Dates: 1915-2005, undated
Identifier: UA 29.008
Scope and Contents Sepia tone photographs of Boone, North Carolina, Appalachian Training School, and Appalachian State Normal School campuses and buildings. Subjects include: the corner of D. D. Dougherty Memorial Library, women's dorms (including White Residence Hall) and gym, the first Lovill Home, faculty houses, Boone Elementary School, Dr. Wright's house on Locust Street (on fire), faculty apartments, men's dorm, old Newland Hall, the first elementary school built in Boone, the first and second...
Dates: circa 1919-1941
Abstract This video, "Sky People: The Art and History of Blowing Rock," was created by Rebecca Jones and commissioned by the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum. It introduces museum visitors to Blowing Rock, North Carolina and the High Country.
Dates: September 2011
Abstract This contains Public Notices, Probable Impact Statements, and Maps of the widening project. This project was for U.S. Highway 321 between Boone and Blowing Rock, North Carolina in February 1978.
Dates: February 1978