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9781469638331_UIPDF.pdf
Comprehensive history of Western North Carolina since the Civil War.

231_IsaacSansburyDiary_1864_A.pdf
The diary includes a series of short entries where Sansbury simply wrote down the names of one or two places. The diary ends with a memoranda and a list of people's names.

111_tape467_JFParker_transcript_A.pdf
J.F. Parker talks about his experience as a teacher with the mountain people living in Old Fort. Although he had never finished high school, he got a job as a teacher. He said: "He was going to send me on to teach school whether I knew anything or…

111_tape300_ElizabethDotterer_transcript_A.pdf
Elizabeth Dotterer talks about growing up in Hot Springs, North Carolina, where many tourists would come and stay over the summer. She explains: "It was the type of tourism we no longer have. You spent the entire summer." After the outbreak of WWII…

111_tape70_LeliaWatson_1973_06_09M001.pdf
Lelia Watson was born in Taylorsville, North Carolina on February 10, 1883.

Ms. Watson talks about growing up on a farm. She also discusses the Great Depression and the lifestyle changes it brought. She then recollects memories from her childhood…

111_tape50_IraDonaldShull_1973_03_27M001.pdf
Ira Shull was born November 8, 1892 in Valle Crucis, North Carolina on a farm where he grew up. During his young adult life, he moved out west to the Washington area, specifically Spokane where he worked on a ranch. Mr. Shull had a hand in bringing…

113_LastFierceCharge_Sheet_05.pdf
One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink and pencil on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There are numerous tears of varying severity along the edges of the document. There are…

113_LastFierceCharge_Sheet_04.pdf
One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink on both sides. The document is in good physical conditions. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is moderate fraying along the right edge. The document was laminated. There…

113_LastFierceCharge_Sheet_03.pdf
One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten on the front side in carbon and on the reverse side in pencil. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is moderate fraying along the left edge.…