Welcome to Appalachian State University Digital Collections

Appalachian State University Digital Collections consists of rare and historic materials and are made available online through the efforts of the Belk Library and Information Commons and the departments of Special Collections, Technology Services, and Bibliographic Services. The materials digitized include sound recordings, oral histories, civil war letters, and images focusing on the Appalachian region, Appalachian State University, children’s literature, art, and theater.

Recently Added Items

Minnie Austin Snead Oral History Interview

Minnie Sneed grew up in Boone on a farm off of Winkler’s Creek. She attended Appalachian Elementary and Appalachian High School before attending…

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Kenneth and Rosanne Peacock Oral History Interview

Kenneth E. Peacock first came to Appalachian in 1983 as a faculty member in the Accounting Department. He served as Associate Dean and Assistant Dean…

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Houston Gwynne Jones Oral History Interview

Houston Gwynne Jones is a 1949 graduate of Appalachian State Teachers College where he earned his BS in History and English. After graduation, Dr.…

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Larry Nance and Nanci Tolbert Nance Oral History Interview

Larry Nance graduated from Appalachian State Teachers College in 1962 and received a master’s degree in 1963. He was a star player on the tennis…

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Contact Information

For questions about the ASU
Digital Collections, please contact Pam Mitchem.


Phone: 828.262.7422