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Archives of Appalachia

 Record Group
Identifier: 500

Found in 641 Collections and/or Records:

Martha Alfonso Recordings

 Collection — Other Items 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-302
Arrangement The video tape and audio tape are stored together.
Dates: July 17-19, 1987

Martha Marshall Scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-517
Scope and Contents The Martha Marshall Collection contains one scrapbook that documents Washington County’s Tennessee Bicentennial Celebration in 1996. The scrapbook contains photocopies of newspaper clippings, photographs, brochures, and other printed ephemera collected by Martha Marshall.
Dates: 1995-1996 and undated

Inez Martin Correspondence

 Collection — Box J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-798
Scope and Contents The correspondence consists entirely of letters addressed to Inez Martin. The primary correspondent is Walter of Eden's Ridge, Tennessee. The tone of most of the letters is of friendship, though some later letters indicate a romantic relationship. The final letter discusses marriage. Topics include social events, sickness and death, visiting, a fair in Johnson City, and school. There are references to Professor and Mrs. Ketron; Joseph Ketron was the principal of Kingsley Seminary in...
Dates: 1898-1899, 1904

Mary Adeline Henderson Alexander Papers

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2021-013
Dates: circa 1849-2003

Mary Adeline Henderson Alexander Papers

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2021-014
Dates: circa 1930

Mary Beth Spina Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-414
Arrangement The collection is arranged into four series, as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1899-1975 and undated; Series 2, Memorabilia, 1898-1973 and undated; Series 3, Photographs, c. 1898-c. 1919 and undated; and Series 4, Audio Recording, 1955.
Dates: 1898-1975, undated

Mary Elizabeth Barnicle and Tillman Cadle Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-347
Arrangement The collection is divided into two subgroups: Subgroup 1, Biographical and Supporting Materials, 1935-c. 1955, 1989, Audio Tapes 1-4, Boxes 1-6; and Subgroup 2, Field Recordings, 1935-c. 1955, Discs 1-580 in Boxes 7-15. Subgroup 1 is divided into four series: Series 1, Interview with Tillman Cadle, September 8, 1989, Audio Tapes 1-4; Series 2, Record Jackets (originals and copies) 1925-c. 1955, Boxes 1-4; Series 3, Other Materials, undated and 1989, Box 5; and Series 4, Photographs, 1989 and...
Dates: circa 1935-1989

Mary McCracken Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-609
Scope and Contents The Mary McCracken Collection contains newspaper clippings, advertisements, notes and references, and a draft of the book Grandpappy Ump. The collection also contains files on Cades Cove as well as an audio tape and video tape. Grandpappy Ump is a fictional work based on the Cades Cove community and the formation of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. The formation of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park displaced a number of families and ultimately displaced the Cades Cove community.
Dates: 1994-2002 and undated

Mary Nell Dosser Keller Collection

 Collection — Box G (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-421
Arrangement The collection is arranged alphabetically by subject, with material arranged chronologically within folders. Undated material is filed at the back of each folder.
Dates: 1823-1982 and undated

Mary Sue Carson Going Papers

 Collection — Box 1-17
Identifier: AppMs-755
Arrangement The collection is arranged into two series, as follows: Series I Genealogy Files, 1926-1994 and undated, Boxes 1-13 and Series II, Subject Files, 1854-2002 and undated, Boxes 14-18.
Dates: 1854-2002

Mary Winona Payne Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-452
Arrangement The collection is arranged into two series as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1817-1996 and undated, and Series 2, Photographs and Microfiche, 1906-1994 and undated.
Dates: 1817-1996 and undated

Masengill's Store Records

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-0878
Scope and Contents The Masengill's Store Records consist of thirty-four ledgers from Masengill's women's wear shop in downtown Johnson City, Tennessee. The ledgers primarily contain customer accounts, with three volumes of accounts payable and three volumes that list the daily weather and sales with mention of special events and early or late closings. The store catered to many of Johnson City's women and also sold and stored furs.
Dates: 1916 - 1959

Paul A. Masters Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-477
Abstract All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: -

C. Hodge Mathes Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-856
Scope and Contents This collection consists of documents, photographs, and sound recordings of, about, or created by the family of Charles Hodge Mathes. Most are from the 1920s – 1970s, though the earliest materials date back to the 1840s. Most of the content relates to Charles Hodge Mathes himself and concerns his writing/academic career and travel. There are also significant amounts of material relating to his daughter, Mildred Mathes Dalton, and his granddaughters, Betty and Diana Dalton. Other than the papers...
Dates: 1848-2017, undated

Mattie L. Mettetal Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 638
Arrangement The collection is arranged into three series, as follows: Series I, Genealogical Files, 1809-2006 and undated, Boxes 1-22 and oversized folders 1-5; Series II, Scrapbooks, 1929-1974 and undated, Boxes 23-31; and Series III, Photographs, 1903-2006 and undated, Boxes 32-34.
Dates: 1809-2006; Other: Date acquired: 2003-05-20

Maude McGaha Collection

 Collection — Box H (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-497
Scope and Contents These papers consist of documents pertaining to the military discharge and pensions of John Black, a soldier in Company H, 1st Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry during the Civil War.
Dates: 1865-1930

Maxine Kenny Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-461
Arrangement The collection is arranged in the following series: Series 1, Subject Files, 1971-82 and undated and Series 2, Program Materials, 1984-88 and undated. The latter series is arranged in two sub-series: Series 2.1, Printed Material, 1985-88 and undated and Series 2.2, Audio Recordings, 1984-87 and undated.
Dates: 1971-1988 and undated

Clifford A. Maxwell Collection (unprocessed)

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-3
Identifier: AppMs-668
Abstract All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 1947-1957, 1957, 1975-1986

John Alan Maxwell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-579
Scope and Contents The papers of John Alan Maxwell document Maxwell’s personal life and his career as a professional artist. The collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings and magazine articles, printed ephemera, biographical information, information regarding art work and exhibits, and his involvement in such organizations as the Tipton-Haynes Historical Association, Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church, and the Society of the Sons of the American Revolution.
Dates: 1921-1986 and undated

Ruth B. Maxwell Papers

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-678
Scope and Contents The Ruth B. Maxwell Papers consist of a family lineage chart, correspondence, newsclippings, photographs, and miscellaneous printed ephemera documenting Maxwell’s interest in genealogy and local history, especially her activities in various patriotic organizations. The photographs are primarily images of individuals taken by her husband, Clifford, a professional photographer.
Dates: 1940-1983 and undated

McBerney Burleson Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-236
Arrangement The collection is arranged into two series, as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1920-1994 and undated, and Series 2, Photographs, 1931-1989 and undated.
Dates: 1920-1994

McClatchey Family Photographs

 Collection — Other 1 folder in Box C
Identifier: AppMs-800
Abstract All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 1924-1925

Mary Hardin McCown Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-468
Scope and Contents The collection consists of clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, booklets/pamphlets, correspondence, journals, typed notes by Mary Hardin McCown on local history, women, War of 1812 soldiers and veterans in Tennessee, Civil War in Tennessee, Tennessee Society of Daughters of the American Revolution, Johnson City Kiwanis Club, E. A. Galbraith and Galbraith's Springs in Hawkins County, Tenn., genealogy, historical preservation, and patriotic organizations. The collection also contains issues of...
Dates: 1790-1985

Barbara McDermitt Recordings

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-134
Scope and Contents The Barbara McDermitt Recordings consist of 28 audiocassette recordings of Ray Hicks, Hattie Presnell, Stanley Hicks and Frank Proffitt, Jr. telling stories, playing music, and singing; 14 photographs, mainly of storytellers; and reports on the field trip tapes as well as a partial transcript of the Ray Hicks tapes. The tapes were recorded in the summer of 1982 in Beech Mountain, North Carolina.
Dates: 1982

James W. McKee Collection: Two Confederate Army Soldier Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-148
Scope and Contents The James W. McKee Collection consists of photocopies of typescripts of the diaries of two Confederate soldiers, Finley Patterson Curtis and Rufus A. Spainhour. Both men served in the Confederate Army with the First and Second North Carolina Regiments in the Virginia theater. Curtis' commanders were General Stephen Dodson Ramseur and Brigadier General (?) Warren. Spainhour's commanders included Generals Jubal A. Early, James B. Gordon, Robert E. Lee, G.H. Stewart and (?) Thurston...
Dates: 1861-1865

Charles Michael McKinney Letters

 Collection — Box K (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-838
Scope and Contents This collection contains eight handwritten letters from Charles Micheal McKinney to Jerry Shuttle in Bluff City, Tennessee from October 23, 1966 until March 25, 1967. McKinney was a Private First Class in the Second Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment during the Vietnam War and these letters detail events and emotions he experienced while serving. They discuss his daily activities, the weather, the training he was receiving, the girls he knew, his various locations, and the pride in his battalion...
Dates: 1966-1967

McLain Family Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-3
Identifier: AppMs-769
Abstract All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: -

Robert McMillon Collection (unprocessed)

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-4
Identifier: AppMs-640
Abstract All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 1979-1981

Melanie L. Sovine and Sue Smith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-110
Scope and Contents The Melanie L. Sovine and Sue Smith Collection consists of a Spring 1982 interview with Cleo Green, her daughter Pearlie Ann Price, and her granddaughter Dale Ann Price, all members of the Calvin Primitive Baptist Church. Included are an audiocassette and an edited and annotated transcript of that tape.
Dates: 1982

Michael Montgomery Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 632
Arrangement Collection is arranged in two series. Series 1, Sound Tape Reels, 1977-1978 and Series 2, Transcripts, 1977-1978.
Dates: 1977-1978