Roby Triplett Interview

Title

Roby Triplett Interview

Description

Roby Triplett was a student at Appalachian State Teachers College from 1963-1965. He worked part time for the bookstore until he graduated and became a full-time employee. In 1971 he was promoted to bookstore manager where he worked until his retirement 20 years later. He died in 2011 after dealing with a long-term illness.

Information discussed in the interview: childhood, early education, attendance at Appalachian State University, the dormitories, social events and habits, daily life, weather, relationships, sports, class life, jobs held while at school, the library, and life after graduation.

Date

6/11/2008

Rights

The materials contained in the Appalachian State University Memory Project, 2006-2017, undated Collection are available for free personal, non-commercial, and educational use provided that proper citation is used (e.g. Appalachian State University Memory Project, 2006-2017, undated, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Special Collections, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC). Please contact the Appalachian State University W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection with specific questions or with requests for further information.

Format

mp3

Language

English

Type

Sound

Identifier

5108_TAPE_15_SIDE_A_RobyTriplett_2008_0611_AC

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Comments

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Citation

“Roby Triplett Interview,” Appalachian State University Digital Collections, accessed December 14, 2017, http://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/41384.