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Archives of Appalachia

 Record Group
Identifier: 500

Found in 643 Collections and/or Records:

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.

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...

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.

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."

Mr. & Mrs. G. O. Edwards Photographs

 Collection — Other 1 folder in Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 92
Arrangement The collection is organized into a single series which includes both contacts and negatives.

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.

Murray Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 180
Arrangement The papers are divided into three series: Series 1, Ephraim Murray Papers; Series 2, Isaac G. Murray Papers; and Series 3, Miscellaneous Murray Family Papers.

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.

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.

Nat T. Winston Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-178
Arrangement The collection is divided into two series: Series 1, Correspondence and Memorabilia, 1781-1967 and Series 2: personal Family Effects, 1796-1903.

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.

Nave Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-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.

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.

Alfred Briggs Nix Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 378
Arrangement The collection is arranged alphabetically by document type.

Norma Jennings Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 449
Arrangement The collection contains two Series: Series 1, 1979 Strike Arbitration, 1979-80; and Series 2, Local 402 Elections, 1981-82.

Norris Dam Construction Photographs

 Collection — Other Box 2
Identifier: 500-AppMs 207
Arrangement The collection is comprised of one folder.

North American Rayon and American Bemberg Company Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-Acc 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.

North American Rayon/American Bemberg Employee Interviews

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-Acc 480
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

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.

Old Jonesborough Cemetery Inventory Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 503
Arrangement The collection is arranged with the completed report and report printout filed first, followed by the cemetery sections as divided for study by the students. Within each section, the names of those interred in the cemetery are arranged alphabetically.

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.

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.

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

Paul A. Masters Collection

 Collection — Other 1 box
Identifier: 500-Acc 477
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Paul Fink Typescript

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-850
Content Description The Paul Fink Typescript consists of 209 typed pages from a 1960 manuscript titled Mountain Days: A Journal of Camping Experiences in the Mountains of Tennessee and North Carolina, 1914-1938. Numerous photographs are tipped in. Most of this manuscript and many of the photographs appear in published form in Fink’s 1975 book Backpacking Was the Only Way. This collection also includes a typed copy of Horace Albright’s foreword to Backpacking Was...

Paul Laidlaw Collection

 Collection — Other 3 soundrecordings
Identifier: 500-Acc 674
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Peoples Bank (Johnson City, Tennessee) Minute Books

 Collection — Box 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-860
Scope and Contents The Peoples Bank Minute Books consist of two ledgers containing the minutes of the Board of Directors of Peoples Bank in Johnson City, Tennessee as well as some supplementary material.The first volume, February 1920-January 1930 is a corporate record book with preprinted pages for the user to fill in. Information includes "Minutes of the First Meeting of the Incorporators and Subscribers to the Capital Stock" and "Minutes of First Meeting of Directors" dated 3 February 1920. Board...

Philadelphia Cumberland Presbyterian Church Session Minutes and Church Register

 Collection — Box D (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-190
Scope and Contents The Philadelphia Cumberland Presbyterian Church Session Minutes and Church Register is a photocopy of the volume documenting the years between 1906 and 1958. The minutes record church proceedings, while the registers list pastors, elders, deacons, baptisms, marriages and deaths. Also included are annual church reports and annual reports to the presbytery.

Thomas Phillips Memoir

 Collection — Box J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-722
Scope and Contents The Thomas Jay Phillips memoir, titled "My Life: A Recollection from Thomas J. Phillips I," is a typescript reminiscence of his life prepared and footnoted by Phillips' great-grandaughter Elizabeth Jane Phillips. In it, Phillips tells his story beginning with his early recollections of life in Cranberry, North Carolina in the 1880s and continuing through his time as an apprentice blacksmith in New Jersey.

Pike Hardwood Lumber Company Records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-305
Scope and Contents The Pike Hardwood Lumber Company Records consist of one ledger containing a company constitution and by-laws, meeting minutes, lists of stock holders and members of the board of directors, and miscellaneous expense accounts. The constitution and by-laws identify the general purpose for the company's creation. The lists include such information as the names of the company stock holders, their residences, and the amount of stock that was purchased by each individual. The meeting minutes document...