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Archives of Appalachia

 Record Group
Identifier: 500

Found in 672 Collections and/or Records:

Council of Nursing of Upper East Tennessee Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-75
Arrangement

The collection is arranged in four series: Series 1, Organizational Records, 1972-1976; Series 2, Financial Records, 1972-1977; Series 3, Correspondence, 1971-1977; and Series 4, Publications and Programs, 1973-1975.

Dates: 1972-1977

Council on Appalachian Women Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-101
Scope and Contents The papers of the Council on Appalachian Women reflect the council's day to day operation from 1977 to 1981, interaction with other organizations on issues concerning Appalachian women, collection of reference material on women and Appalachia, presentation of humanities forums from 1978 to 1980, and publication of the Appalachian Women magazine. The first two executive directors, Jeanne Hoffman and Constance Mahoney, created most of the papers; however, the collection contains scattered...
Dates: 1958 - 1981; Majority of material found within 1977 - 1981

Grover C. Cox Letters

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-866
Content Description

The Grover Cox Letters are a collection of letters written to Grover Cox of Kingsport, Tennessee, primarily while he was stationed at Camp Blanding, Florida during World War II. The collection contains over two hundred handwritten letters written by his mother, Georgia Cox; his brother, Glenn Cox; other family members; and friends from home and the military. Topics include his family’s health and worklife along with news about friends and neighbors in Kingsport.

Dates: 1942 - 1943

Cox-Painter-Adams Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-763
Arrangement

The collection is arranged in six series, as follows: Series 1, Correspondence, 1889-1988 and undated; Series 2, Family Business and Financial Records, 1867-1975 and undated; Series 3, Cox, et. al. Law Practice Records, 1893-1951 and undated; Series 4, Subject Files, 1896-2005 and undated; Series 5, Memorabilia and Scrapbooks, 1896-2004 and undated; and Series 6, Photographs, Postcards, and Photograph Albums, 1906-1970 and undated.

Dates: 1867 - 2005

Hobart Crabtree Tapes (unprocessed)

 Collection — Other Box 2
Identifier: AppMs-555
Abstract

All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Dates: -

Benjamin J. Cramer Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-490
Scope and Contents

The Benjamin J. Cramer Collection contains research done by Cramer on the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway (CC&O) and its operations around the communities of Lost Cove, North Carolina, and Bumpass Cove, Tennessee. The research includes an interview with Jack Hawkins, who worked for CC&O for forty years, photographic prints of Lost Cove, North Carolina, and one VHS videotape about the Bumpass Cove landfill.

Dates: circa 1995-1996

Samuel N. Cramer, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-405
Scope and Contents

The Samuel N. Cramer, Jr. Papers consist of correspondence, account ledgers, research notes and note cards, sermons, and newsclippings documenting Cramer's ministerial work in Appalachia.

Dates: 1929-1985

Pollyanna Creekmore Collection

 Collection — Other In Box 3
Identifier: AppMs-459
Scope and Contents

The Pollyanna Creekmore Collection consists of eighteen photographs taken by Hugh Lunsford, a photographer for the Knoxville (Tennessee) Journal, during a tour with Pollyanna Creekmore in the early 1970s. The photographs depict historic sites and historical markers in Carter County and Sullivan County, Tennessee.

Dates: circa 1970-1975

Crumley Family Account Books

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-801
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two general store account ledgers for Crumley Bros. (Brown’s Mill) and one W.D. Gray gristmill cash ledger (Flourville).

Dates: 1908-1929

Cumberland Mountain Media Project

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-731
Arrangement

The interviews are arranged alphabetically by interviewee name or subject.

Dates: 1972 - 1973

Dale K. Larkin Collection

 Collection — Box 1-5
Identifier: AppMs-287
Arrangement

Since there was no discernible arrangement to the collection, the collection was divided into six series as follows: Series 1, Organizational, Legal, and Financial Documents; Series 2, Training Programs and Special Projects; Series 3, Incoming Correspondence; Series 4, United Inter-Mountain Telephone; Series 5, Publications; and Series 6, Memorabilia.

Dates: 1959-1985; Majority of material found in 1975-1985

Daniel Calloway Biographical Material

 Collection — Box J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-652
Scope and Contents

The Daniel Calloway Collection consists of historical research conducted by Betty J. Cox about her grandfather, Daniel Calloway, the first marshal of Erwin, Tennessee. The collection includes a biographical sketch of Calloway prepared by Cox for a talk at a meeting at the Unicoi County Historical Association, as well as photocopies of supporting documents and copy prints of family photographs.

Dates: 1876 - 2003

Daniel Thomas McCoy, Sr. Collection

 Collection — Box C (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-136
Scope and Contents

The Daniel Thomas McCoy, Sr. Collection consists of photocopies of obituaries, a family history, and a letter, as well as print and negative copies of five photographs. All pertain to the McCoy family.

Dates: 1907-1971

Dante History Project accrual

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1999-046
Dates: 1998

Dante History Project accrual (photographs)

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1999-102
Dates: 1998

Dante History Project Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-538
Scope and Contents The Dante History Project Records collection consists of materials gathered as part of a community-based research effort in 1997-1998 to document the history of Dante, Va. Among the material types contained in the collection are oral history interview recordings, typed transcripts, and negative photographic images. Subjects covered in the collection include railroad and coal mining development and operations, education, farming, health issues, segregation, religious activities, and various...
Dates: 1890-1998

Daughters of the American Revolution-John Sevier Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-4
Identifier: AppMs-20
Arrangement

The collection is divided into four series: Series 1, Organizational Records, 1908-1972 and undated; Series 2, Activities’ Records, 1918-1979 and undated; Series 3, Publications, 1932-1987 and undated; and Series 4, Miscellaneous Reports, Pamphlets, and Certificates, 1924-86 and undated.

Dates: 1908-1987

Daughters of the American Revolution-Sarah Hawkins Chapter Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-552
Arrangement

The collection is arranged into two series as follows: Series 1, Administrative Files, 1944-1964, and Series 2, Scrapbooks, 1943-1998.

Material in each series is arranged in chronological order. An oversized newspaper found loose in the scrapbook collection has been removed and housed in a map folder and filed in the map cabinet by accession number.

Dates: 1923-1998

David and Henry Ferguson Mathematics Copy Books

 Collection — Box E (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-250
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two mathematics copy books, one belonging to Henry Ferguson and one belonging to David Ferguson. They contain numerous mathematical word, fraction, square root, and multiplication problems that were copied between 1826 and 1830. The Fergusons are believed to have been residents of Washington County, Tennessee.

Dates: 1826-1830

David Brooks Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-2
Identifier: 500-AppMs 601
Arrangement

The collection is arranged alphabetically by title of publication or title of article.

Dates: 1960-1981 and undated

David Larry Nave Video Recordings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-304
Scope and Contents The David Larry Nave Video Recordings consist of videotapes of folk culture in Southern Appalachia and a small amount of supporting material. The tapes depict E.C. and Orna Ball, two old-time country musicians from Rugby, Virginia; Lynn and Morris, two singer-comedians; and Willard and Ora Watson, a toy maker and a quilter from Deep Gap, North Carolina. The tapes are arranged alphabetically by name of the subject of the videos. The supporting material includes a copy of a National Endowment...
Dates: 1967-1976

David Morris Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-6
Identifier: AppMs-321
Arrangement

The collection is divided into two series: Series 1, Vietnam War Protest, 1952-1969; and Series 2, Domestic Protest, 1959-1969. The first series covers protests against the military draft and the Vietnam War. Series 2 consists of documents related to other protest movements.

Dates: 1952-1970; Majority of material found within 1964-1969

David West Videos

 Collection — Other 3 videorecordings
Identifier: AppMs-685
Scope and Contents

A collection of television programs that include performances by bluegrass musician David West. Programs include “Saturday Night Jamboree at David’s Barn,” “The Cas Walker Farm and Home Hour,” “Cas Walker’s Living Sunshine,” and the Dukes of Hazzard special “Dukes Day in Knoxville.” Programs were produced by WBIR-TV in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Dates: 1969, 1976, undated

Kipp Dawson Papers

 Collection — Other Box 1 (826.00)
Identifier: Acc-826
Arrangement

These papers are unprocessed. Please contact the Archives of Appalachia for access information.

Dates: -

Deery Inn Tape

 Collection — Other Folder 1
Identifier: AppMs-41
Scope and Contents

Richard Lawson created the Deery Inn slide-tape program as a research requirement for English 4650, folklore, in 1970. The collection consists of one audiotape and 29 slides.

Dates: circa 1970

Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival Recordings

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-868
Content Description

This collection consists of over 800 hours of analog and born digital audio captured at the Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival beginning in 1972. The extent of the coverage varies by year with as little as one hour of audio to as many as 28 hours. There is no audio from 1975 or 2013.

Dates: 1972-1974; 1976-2012; 2014-2018

Delbert W. Loudermilk Railroad Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-4
Identifier: 500-AppMs 772
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of color slides, photographs, negatives, and a videotape relating to railroading. Major subjects are East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Railroad, narrow and standard gauge (Johnson City and Elizabethton, Tenn.); Norfolk and Western Railroad (Bristol, Va., to West Jefferson, N. C.); Southern Pacific Railway (San Luis Obispo, Ca., and environs); and Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad (Cass and Ronceverte, W. Va.).

Dates: 1947-2001; 1947-1985

Delmer Herington songbook

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1990-030b
Dates: circa 1988

Lewis Deneumoustier Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-760
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of bluegrass and country music memorabilia created or acquired by Lewis Deneumoustier over a period of several decades. Among the materials are serial publications, song and picture folios, fan club journals, sheet music, photographs, posters, trading cards, and flyers from concerts and festivals. In addition there are materials relating to Deneumoustier’s tenure as the editor of the Disc Collector newsletter.

Dates: 1911-2006, undated

Edward G. DeVault Collection

 Collection — Box G (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-402
Scope and Contents The Edward G. DeVault Family Papers consists of a physician's notebook belonging to W. B. DeVault and a Washington County, Tennessee Justice of the Peace ledger for Civil District 16 (Leesburg) kept by Samuel Conley, Justice of the Peace. The physician's notebook describes medical and surgical procedures and identifies many different types of drugs and compounds used in 19th century medical practice. The justice of the peace ledger contains names of plaintiffs and defendants in...
Dates: 1850-1881