Browse Collections (48 total)

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Abrams, W. Amos Folksong Collection

William Amos “Doc” Abrams (1905-1991), originally from Pinetops in Edgecombe County, North Carolina, was chairman of the English Department at…

Andrew Jackson Greene Collection

The Andrew Jackson Greene Collection consists of 163 diaries written by Greene and describing Watauga County's education system, cultural and…

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Appalachian Consortium Press Publications

This collection contains digitized monographs and collections from the Appalachian Consortium Press.

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Appalachian Land Ownership Survey Records

Beginning in the fall of 1978, the Appalachian Land Ownership Task Force – a coalition of community groups, scholars, and members of the Appalachian…

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Appalachian Oral History Project Interviews

In 1973, representatives from Appalachian State University (ASU) began the process of collecting interviews from Watauga, Avery, Ashe, and Caldwell…

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Appalachian Regional Brochure Collection

The Appalachian Regional Brochure Collection is a collection of brochures of attractions located throughout the Appalachian Regional…

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Appalachian State University American Military History Course Veterans Oral History Project

Each semester, the students of the American Military History Course at Appalachian State University conduct interviews with military veterans and…

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Appalachian State University Annual Reports

This digital collection contains twenty-four of the annual report files created by academic and administrative departments and offices within…

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Appalachian State University Campus Maps

This collection contains campus guides including detailed maps of the Appalachian State University campus buildings and parking lots. Also included is…

Appalachian State University Course Catalogs

Appalachian State University's annual bulletin and catalog, The Dew Drop, ran from 1904 until 1930 at which point the name was dropped but production…

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Appalachian State University Historical Photos

The Appalachian State University Historical Photographs Collection was formed through a two-year LSTA grant-funded photo digitization project to…

Appalachian State University Memory Project

In 2006, Belk Library Archivists Kathy Staley and Pam Mitchem began the Appalachian State University Memory Project to document the physical,…

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Appalachian, The - Student Newspaper

The Appalachian is the student newspaper for Appalachian State University. First published in October 1934, The Appalachian has gone from weekly to…

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Beulah Campbell Collection of Original Illustrations of Children's Books

The Beulah C. Campbell Collection of Original Illustrations for Children's Books is a compilation of over 400 original illustrations by European and…

Blue Ridge Views Videos

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

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Broyhill, Senator James Thomas - Photographs

James Thomas Broyhill was born August 19th, 1927 in Lenoir, N.C. to James Edgar (Ed) and Satie Hunt Broyhill. Broyhill attended the Lenoir public…

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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

Ella W. Thompson and her husband Dr. Lloyd LeRoy Hobbs were students at Appalachian State Teachers College from 1933-1937. Their collection includes…

Grohs Family Papers

The physical collection includes items created or collected by members of the Grohs family, with the majority relating to Lothar Grohs. In Germany,…

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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…

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Jack Jeffers Photography Collection

Jack Jeffers is a fine arts photographer who spent almost forty years documenting the people and landscapes of the Appalachian region. This…

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Jefferson Post

The Jefferson Post was a twice-weekly newspaper printed in West Jefferson, North Carolina. Printing news, announcements and obituaries for Ashe…

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Jesse Amos Hampton Family Photographs

The Jesse Amos Hampton Family Photographs collection consists of photographs/items of several identified and unidentified persons/families taken…

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John Ross

This collection contains the Resolutions of Pin League to John Ross Document, which is a copy of a resolution of the Cherokee Nation's Pin League…

Johnny Rhymer Music

The 11 items in this digital collection are from AC-825: Johnny Rhymer Music and Papers, Series 2, which contains original audiocassettes and…

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…

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Katúah: Bioregional Journal of the Southern Appalachians Records

Katúah: Bioregional Journal of the Southern Appalachians, later simplified toKatúah Journal,was published from 1983 to 1993. A quarterly publication,…

Kirby and Eller Family Letters

The Kirby and Eller Family Letters contain correspondence between the Kirby and Eller families of Ashe County, North Carolina. The letters focus…

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Leo Finkelstein Papers

This collection contains materials relating to Leo Finkelstein, resident of Asheville, North Carolina, the Asheville Lions Club, and the Beth…

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Mary D. Davis photographs

This collection includes eleven photographs of images related to Appalachian State Teachers College (Appalachian State University) and Boone, N.C. The…

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Moonshining in Burke County: The Career of N.C. ABC Officer Fred Hennessee

Fred Hennessee was born in Morganton, N.C. on March 9, 1926. After beginning his law enforcement career as a Morganton city police officer, he later…

Mountain Home Music, Inc. Collection, 1988-2002, undated

Mountain Home Music, Inc. is a non-profit corporation with the mission statement: "The mission of Mountain Home Music is to celebrate diverse styles…

New River Light and Power Scrapbook

The Dougherty brothers established the New River Light & Power Company in 1915 to provide hydroelectric power to Appalachian Training School and the…

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Preserving and Sharing the Story of the Lincoln Heights Rosenwald School

On September 2, 2017 faculty and students from Appalachian State University’s history department and faculty, staff, and students from the University…

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Ralph Fickel's Mountain Notes

This collection contains Ralph Fickel's personal papers, maps, organizational brochures and newsletters, and ephemera. Included in his personal papers…

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Reverend J. Norton Atkins Selected Photographs

This digital collection contains seven images from the photograph series of The Reverend J. Norton Atkins Papers. The photographs in this collection…

Rhododendron: Appalachian State University Yearbook

Appalachian State University’s yearbook, TheRhododendron, first went into print in 1922, when the school was called Appalachian Training School. It…

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Shull's Mill Photographs

Shull's Mill began around 1835. Its start was a gristmill owned and operated by Phillip Shull. Many of the deeds in this collection have his name on…

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Smyth County, Virginia Selected Photographs

Smyth County, Virginia Lifetime Collection is a compilation of materials related to Smyth County, Virginia. Subject areas include religion, mills and…

Taylor and Moore Store Ledger

The Taylor and Moore Store, operated by Henry Taylor, served the citizens of Valle Crucis, North Carolina in the 1860s to 1870s. It is believed to…

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The Blowing Rocket

The Blowing Rocket is a weekly newspaper covering the news, people and cultural events of Blowing Rock, North Carolina.

The David Isaacs, "Yesterday's Harvest" Digital Scrapbook Collection

Digital copy of "Yesterday's Harvest: Rural Life in Appalachia" is a scrapbook by David Isaacs. The scrapbook primarily concerns farming and rural…

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University Library Art Collection

Library Art is a collection of artistic works produced mainly by students and local artists. The art is displayed in the University Library in…

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Watauga Democrat

The Watauga Enterprise was established in Boone, NC by the local Democratic party to provide political commentary on the upcoming fall 1888 election.…