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490_MountainNotes_03_A.pdf
Ralph Fickel's journal while hiking and rock climbing along the Appalachian Trail in the Smoky Mountains.

111_tape84_SamJones_1973_06_12M001.pdf
Sam Jones was born in Deep Gap, North Carolina around the early 1900s on a farm where he grew up. He worked at a sawmill.

Mr. Jones starts the interview talking about growing up on a farm. At this point his wife joins the interview, and they begin…

111_tape33_RubyTrivette_1973_02_17M001.pdf
Ms. Trivette's interview consists of many memories from her childhood including growing up on a farm, what the town of Todd was like, and her experiences in the schoolhouse setting. She then goes further talking about her memories of her education…

105_vol43_1921_0826_1921_1113R.pdf
This diary contains daily entries by Andrew Jackson Greene on a range of subjects such as weather, church, school, community events, and travel. The diary contains entries from August 26th through November 13th, 1921. Greene travels to a multitude…

viola_greer_making_quilts.mp3
Viola N. Greer was born on March 27, 1906 in Crandall, Tennessee, moving to Watauga County after she married Walter Greer and had two children Walter and Annie Lee. Her parents were Arthur and Martha Nichols Smith who were from Wilkes County, but had…