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Manning, Ambrose N.

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1922 - 2008

Ambrose Nuel Manning was born to Howard and Minnie Manning on May 18, 1922 in Baileys Township, Nash County, North Carolina, He received the A. B. degree in 1943 from Atlantic Christian College in Wilson, North Carolina. During World War II, he served in the U. S. Army Medical Corps and was awarded the Bronze Star. In 1947 he received the M. A. degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and in 1955 he was awarded the Ed. S. degree by George Peabody College for Teachers (now a part of Vanderbilt University).

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Broadside Television (T.V.) Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-028
Scope and Contents The Broadside Television Collection includes both manuscripts and tapes. The manuscript documentation includes legal, financial, personnel, publicity and programming records, as well as correspondence and grant proposals. The tapes cover the myriad of topics included among Broadside's programs. Among these topics are local and regional history, environment, aging, medical care, Appalachian folklore, and country music.An addition incorporated into the existing collection includes 36...
Dates: 1970 - 1978

Ambrose Manning Papers

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-131
Arrangement The papers are divided into two series: Series 1, Appalachian Consortium Files, 1970-1979 and Series 2, General Subject Files, 1955-1979.
Dates: 1955-1979

Mary D. Manning Interview

 Collection — other: 2 audiotapes in box 1
Identifier: 100-UnivRec 500
Arrangement Tape 1 is recorded on both the A and B side (approximately 30 minutes each), while Tape 2 which continues the interview is recorded only on side A (approximately 10 minutes).
Dates: 1996

Thomas G. Burton-Ambrose N. Manning Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-25
Scope and Contents The collection resulted from Dr. Burton’s and Mr. Manning’s interests in Appalachian folklore and related teaching, research, and service activities. A central component of the collection consists of reel-to-reel audio recordings, dub sheets, transcripts, and indices created as part of the professors' efforts to gather ballads, instrumental music, stories, superstitions and beliefs, folk remedies, and accounts of everyday life from individuals in Western North Carolina and East Tennessee. ...
Dates: 1899 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1971