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Archives of Appalachia

 Record Group
Identifier: 500

Found in 635 Collections and/or Records:

Model Mill Company Advertisements for Red Band Flour (unprocessed)

 Collection — Other 1 folder
Identifier: AppMs-702
Overview All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 1920-1936

Model Valley Economic Development Corporation Records

 Collection — Box A (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-8
Scope and Contents The Model Valley Economic Development Corporation (MVEDC) Records consist of organizational documents, clippings, printed materials on the ninth annual meeting, and color photographs of MVEDC sponsored buildings.
Dates: 1968-1978

Monday Clubs of Johnson City Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-548
Scope and Contents There were three Monday Clubs: The Monday Club, the Monday Club Auxiliary and the Junior Monday Club. The Monday Clubs of Johnson City Records consists of organizational records including correspondence, minutes, yearbooks, reports, audits, budgets, project literature, scrapbooks, newsclippings, newsletters, photographs, and memorabilia. The collection documents the history and civic functions of the clubs from 1893 through 2000.
Dates: 1893-2000

James D. Moody Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-116
Scope and Contents The collection consists of nine oversized maps of proposed construction projects for the city of Johnson City. The maps depict the planning of subdivisions, water and sewage line construction, proposed property annexation, the building of (Old) Science Hill High School, and the layout of railroad track through Johnson City.
Dates: 1889-1954

Bonnie Lou and Buster Moore Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-606
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 1969-1982, undated

Carolyn and Richter Moore Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-501
Arrangement Materials are arranged alphabetically by type. Correspondence is arranged alphabetically, and then chronologically. Newspaper articles, notes for courses, and personal schoolwork are foldered according to Richter Moore's original order.
Dates: 1930-2003; 1955-1995

Marat Moore Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-316
Scope and Contents The Marat Moore Collection consists of audiotapes, transcriptions of Moore's interviews of women coal miners, and photographs of selected women miners. Related items such as correspondence between Moore and the women interviewed and/or newsclippings are included in the files of a number of the women. The collection contains both original and edited transcripts of the interviews. Moore used much of this material as the basis for her 1996 book, Women in the Mines: Stories of...
Dates: 1980-1986

Mountain Home Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 500-AppMs 785
Arrangement The collection is arranged into four series, as follows: Series I, Administrative/Subject Files; Series II, Scrapbooks; Series III, Photographs; and Series IV, Recordings.
Dates: 1904-1990; Other: Date acquired: 2009-01-15

Mountain Music Videotapes

 Collection — Item 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-475
Scope and Contents Two VHS videotapes: Dwight Diller with Jimmy Triplett, "The Old Drake: traditional music from the mountains of east central West Virginia played on banjo and fiddle"; and Sheila Kay Adams, "Live-In Concert."
Dates: 1994, undated

Mrs. S. E. Miller Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-43
Scope and Contents Photocopies of genealogical notes. Most of the collection was compiled during 1967 through 1969 by Mrs. Miller, with the assistance of other members of the family.
Dates: 1967-1969

Murray Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-180
Scope and Contents The Murray Family Papers reflect the personal and business activities of three generations of the Murray family. The papers include a personal diary of Mrs. Isaac G. Murray; sermon notes, a hymnal and homiletics notebook of Reverend Isaac Murray; survey appointments, land grants, and lists of state money in relation to Ephraim Murray's work as a surveyor; and correspondence, and photo album, inventories of estates, deeds and receipts relating to family lands, property and education....
Dates: 1795-1937; Majority of material found in 1830-1900

Murrell Family Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-432
Arrangement The collection is divided into three series: Series 1, Menus, Newsclippings, and Receipts, 1896-1987; Series 2, Pauline Murrell Stone Interview, 1993; and Series 3, Photographs, 1883-1927.
Dates: 1883-1993

Museum at Mountain Home Collection

 Collection — Other Discs 1-2
Identifier: Acc-790
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 1914 - 1966

James Nagy Collection

 Collection — Other 2 DVDs
Identifier: AppMs-682
Overview All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 2003

National Association of Retired Federal Employees Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-629
Arrangement The collection is arranged into three series, as follows: Series 1, Administrative Subject Files, 1953-2002; Series 2, Scrapbooks, 1955-2003; and Series 3, Photographs, 1993-2000 and undated.
Dates: 1953-2003 and undated

Nave Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-371
Scope and Contents The Nave Family Papers consist of original deeds and land grants, tax and business receipts, legal documents, insurance certificates, letters, and photographs related to the descendants of Teter Nave (1745-1805) of Carter County, Tennessee. The collection also contains six notebooks of genealogical material on the Nave Family collected by Robert Tipton Nave and compiled by Luella “Lou” Barron.
Dates: 1782-1998

Anne Newton Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-313
Scope and Contents The Anne Newton Collection consists of the following: correspondence between Newton and donors of photographs; black and white photographic prints; and notes taken by Newton on the prints. Most of the prints depict early Johnson City schools and their classes. Photographs are copies of originals which date from 1910-38. The correspondence and notes date from 1987.
Dates: 1910-1987; Majority of material found in 1910-1939; 1989

Alfred Briggs Nix Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-378
Scope and Contents The Alfred Briggs Nix Collection consists of various documents, primarily from Sullivan and Washington Counties, Tennessee, including original deeds, copies of deeds, information extracted from deeds and land grants (usually descriptions of property conveyed), entries, copies of North Carolina land grants, a Tennessee land grant, surveys, promissory notes, and miscellaneous documents. Some of the documents are undated, while the remainder are dated from the period 1780-1881.
Dates: 1780-1881 and undated

Norris Dam Construction Photographs

 Collection — Box A (Small Photos): Series Series 1; Series Series 3; Series Series 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: AppMs-207
Scope and Contents The nine photographs depict the early construction of Norris Dam, the first of TVA's twenty dams built in the Tennessee River basin.In July 1933 the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority named Cove Creek Dam "Norris Dam" in honor of Senator George Norris from Nebraska. Even before the construction of the dam began, a town of Norris was being planned and built. On October 1, 1933 work at the dam site began on the east bank of the Clinch River. Norris Dam was virtually...
Dates: 1933-1936

North American Rayon and American Bemberg Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-541
Scope and Contents The collection contains sound and video recordings, films, photographs, printed documentation, memorabilia, rayon samples, and maps. Other materials include advertising, stenographer's manual, Beaunit Fibers quality control statement, Beaunit Corporation Annual Report, forms, letter to employees from B.J. Goldsein, and plant organization chart.
Dates: 1929-1996

North American Rayon/American Bemberg Employee Interviews (unprocessed)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-480
Overview All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 1990-1991

Oak Hill Cemetery Records

 Collection — Other 9 boxes
Identifier: AppMs-744
Arrangement The collection is arranged into three series, as follows: Series I, Office Files, 1912-2010 and undated, Boxes 1-13; Series II, Cemetery Plot Index Card Files, undated, Boxes 14-15; and Series III, Photographs, 1970-1984 and undated, 1 folder in Small Photograph Collection Box 8.
Dates: 1912-2010

Old Jonesborough Cemetery Inventory

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-503
Scope and Contents During the summers of 1995 and 1996, the Historic Preservation class of the Governor's School for Tennessee Heritage taught by Joe Spence conducted a field survey of the cemetery. Students cleaned and compiled data from the headstones in order to provide the first complete inventory of gravesites found in the cemetery. The Old Jonesborough Cemetery Inventory Collection consists of a report (which includes data from tombstones, a cemetery layout plan, and photographic images of...
Dates: 1995-1996

Old Time Dance Conference Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-340
Scope and Contents The Old Time Dance Conference Collection consists of audio and video tapes of the 1989 and 1990 dance programs, together with additional tapes on different styles of dance. The last-mentioned tapes cover dances and dance festivals which were not part of the Old Time Dance Conference program but which were donated by participants on the 1989 program. Also included in the collection are two file folders which contain descriptive notes on the tapes.
Dates: 1930 - 1990

Sam Orleans Films

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-653
Scope and Contents The collection consists of documentary films by Sam Orleans of Knoxville, Tennessee. Orleans specialized in educational and industrial films. The films include "Rural American Review," "Dairying in Tennessee," "Food Freezing in Tennessee," and "School Health in Action."
Dates: 1947-1960

T.K. Owens Film Collection

 Collection — Other 3 DVDs
Identifier: AppMs-759
Overview All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: -

Cheryl Oxford Collection

 Collection — Other Videotapes 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-323
Scope and Contents The Cheryl Oxford Collection consists of a videotape (3/4" U-matic format) and a videotape copy (1/2" VHS format) of Marshall Ward telling the story "Jack in the Lions' Den" at his home near Banner Elk, N. C., on July 11, 1981. The tape lasts approximately 24 minutes.
Dates: 1981

James Elmer Parham Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-750
Overview All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: -

Franklin Parker Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-598
Scope and Contents The Franklin Parker Collection contains materials that document the life of Myles Horton and his activities at the Highlander Research and Education Center (known prior to 1961 as the Highlander Folk School). Included are articles, newspaper clippings, publications, and correspondence.
Dates: 1941-2001 and undated

Pat Arnow Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Acc-447
Arrangement The collection is arranged into two series, as follows: Series I, General Research Files, 1981-1995 and undated, Box 1 and Series II, "Cancell'd Destiny" files, 1921-2009 and undated, Boxes 2-5
Dates: 1921-2009 and undated