Browse Collections (42 total)

Blue Ridge Views News Videos

Television cameraman and traditional musician Chuck Hemrick produced this popular weekly news feature focused on cultural traditions, especially…

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Dollar Family Photographs, Potterstown, Watauga County, North Carolina

This collection includes images of the Dollar Family, dated November 9, 2011.
The Dollar family is from Potterstown, Watauga County, North…

Ella W. Thompson and Lloyd L. Hobbs Collection, 1909-2007

Ella W. Thompson and her husband Dr. Lloyd LeRoy Hobbs were students at Appalachian State Teacher's College from 1933 to 1937. This collection of…

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I.G. Greer Folksong Collection

The I. G. Greer Folksong Collection, presented here as part of the Documenting Appalachia digital initiative, consists of approximately 1,100 document…

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Isaac Sansbury Diary

Isaac Sansbury Diary chronicles Sansbury's service with the 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Cavalry (Co. A) for the year 1864. The diary measures 3.5" x…

Jack Guy Folk Music Recordings

The Jack Guy Papers contains audio, photographic, and three-dimensional materials (toys) generated by folk artist and musician Jack Guy of Avery…

Joseph R. Murphy Audiovisual Recordings

The Joseph R. Murphy Audiovisual Recordings and Papers primarily consist of the recordings and project files for the 1986 "Doc and Merle" documentary…