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111_tape479_Wallace_NellBuchanan_transcript_A.pdf
Wallace Buchanan, born in 1892 and a resident of Minneapolis, North Carolina has been a teacher for most of his life. He talks about his early education at Berea College, his time in the air force, and his time at Appalachian Training School. It was…

NewRiver_A.pdf
Blanford Barnard and Dauphin Disco Dougherty established the New River Light and Power Company in 1915 to provide hydroelectric power to Appalachian Training School and the local community. On March 23, 1923
a fire destroyed the power plant and…

105_vol2_1908_0501_1908_1231R.pdf
These daily diary entries were recorded from the dates of May 1st 1908 to December 31st 1908. Each day Andrew Jackson Greene wrote a few sentences about his day and what he was thinking. He included information about himself, his friends, and…

105_vol17_1915_0801_1915_1022R.pdf
These diary entries range from August 1st 1915 through October 22, 1915. Greene wrote daily about what he did and what his thoughts are regarding current situations. He also gave information on several community events such as the Conference of the…

105_vol18_1915_1023_1915_1212R.pdf
The diary includes entries from October 23rd through December 12 1915. Andrew Jackson Greene wrote each day about work on the farm, the weather, church activities, school and business. He also kept record of the people that he visits each day, and…

105_vol19_1915_1213_1916_0312R.pdf
Diary entries from this diary are from December 13th, 1915 through March 12 1916. In this diary many of the entries are about the weather, Appalachian Training School, and Church. He wrote about a new program that he started at the school called the…

105_vol20_1916_0313_1916_0514R.pdf
This diary includes entries from each day from May13th 1916 through June 14th, 1916, as well as 18 pages of school notes taken by Greene as he worked at Appalachian Training School. He wrote each day about the weather, the church, the friends that he…