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Archives of Appalachia

 Record Group
Identifier: 500

Found in 643 Collections and/or Records:

Susanne Seiler Photograph Collection

 Collection — Other 1 box
Identifier: AppMs-684
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Shady Oaks Garden Club Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 805
Arrangement Materials are foldered alphabetically by type or title and are arranged chronologically within folders. Oversize scrapbooks are stored chronologically in flat boxes.

Sheet Music

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-258
Arrangement The files are arranged alphabetically by title of composition within a single series.

Shelby Family Biographies

 Collection — Box B (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-44
Scope and Contents The Shelby Family Biographies consist of short histories of six members of the Shelby family: Evan Shelby, Jr.; Evan's sons, Moses and John Shelby; Evan's nephew, Moses Shelby, Jr.; Evan's brother John Shelby; and John's son, John Shelby, Jr. The biographies were compiled and written by Cass Knight Shelby.The collection contains two letters from Cass Knight Shelby to Gordon Aronhime dated August 29, 1959 and November 10, 1959.

Sherfey Family Genealogy

 Collection — Box J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-774
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two photographs; the Sherfey Family genealogy, 1751-1963; a letter with information about Magdalena Sherfey; a photocopy of pages from a copybook; a photocopy of Magdalena Sherfey's "Record of Midwifery's Labor"; and a newspaper article about the Sherfey family in East Tennessee during the Civil War.

Sherrod Library Appalachian Film Collection

 Collection — Other 24 films
Identifier: 500-Acc 758
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Shoun Family Photographs

 Collection — Other In Box 2
Identifier: 500-AppMs 210
Arrangement The photographs are arranged in one series.

Sidewalks and Porch Swings Oral History Project

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 472
Arrangement Material is arranged alphabetically by subject. Printed material is housed in box 1 and tape interviews in Box 2.

Benny and Eula Sims Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-676
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Benny and Eula's collection of 91 bluegrass and country music sound recordings (unprocessed), songbooks, photographs, awards, sheet music, and handwritten and typed lyrics.

This collection reflects Benny Sims' interest in bluegrass and country music memorabilia during the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s.

Smith County [Tennessee] History Typescript

 Collection — Box C (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-132
Scope and Contents The collection consists of an annotated photocopy of a typescript of Smith County History: Some Account of the People of Smith from the First Organization of the County (71 pages), written by John Wesley Bowen and published serially in the Carthage [Tennessee] Courier; an undated biographical sketch of John Wesley Bowen; a photocopy of an undated newspaper clipping about Dixon's Creek Baptist Church in Smith County, Tennessee; and a photocopy of a typescript of "Thanksgiving Discourse at...

Roscoe W. Smith Memoirs

 Collection — Box J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-619
Scope and Contents The Roscoe W. Smith Memoirs consist of two typed manuscript reminiscences of Smith. One manuscript was written by John Bryans. Bryans had a summer home on Phillips Knob Road (formerly Fire Tower Road) near Burnsville, N. C., where he came to know Smith, who was a neighbor. The other manuscript was written by Robert W. Ritzmann (whose wife was Bryans’ cousin), who based his account on visits he made to Bryans’ summer home. Ritzmann later presented his account of Smith as part of his storytelling...

Walter F. Smith Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-119
Scope and Contents The Walter F. Smith Papers contain agreements, meeting minutes, financial statements, correspondence, news clippings, and memorabilia reflecting Mr. Smith's studies at Knox College, early career and activities during World War I, civic activities in Kingsport, and career with Kingsport Press, Inc. Most of the papers were created by Mr. Smith and his interaction with his business associates. Some material concerning his wife Isla and his children, George and Charlotte, are included in the...

Smithsonian Folk Life Festival Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-Acc 623
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Jack E. Snider Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-476
Scope and Contents The Jack Snider Papers consist of business and personal correspondence; church bulletins from churches at which he was the guest pastor; greeting cards; newspaper clippings; certificates; photographs; and a small collection of railroad memorabilia consisting primarily of time tables and regulatory/instructional manuals. The business correspondence is primarily from his years at King College in Bristol, Tennessee.

Soil Conservation Service Photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 6
Arrangement The prints are arranged in one series in the original order established by the Soil Conservation Service. Each box contains folders with prints from southeastern United States counties. When known, the date on which the photographs were taken is given after the county and state name. The prints are stored in the Archives' special environment room.

Song of the South

 Collection — Other 2 DVDs
Identifier: 500-Acc 700
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Southern Appalachian Chapter of Sigma Xi Records

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-7
Identifier: 500-AppMs 301
Arrangement Files in the collection are arranged in alphabetical order by subject heading.

Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-460
Arrangement The collection is divided into three series: Series 1, Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy Information, 1990; Series 2, Roan Mountain Reports and Papers, 1993 and undated; and Series 3, Big Yellow Mountain Reports and Papers, 1980-1993.

Southern Appalachian Ministry in Higher Education Records

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-3
Identifier: 500-AppMs 523
Arrangement The arrangement of the files is alphabetical by file heading. The original headings used by SAM were retained. The information given in brackets in the Box and Folder List was added by the Archives for clarification.

Southern Empowerment Project Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-450
Arrangement The records consist of four series: Series 1, Office Files, 1985-2000; Series 2, Publications: Grassroots Organizations; Series 3, Books; Series 4, Video Tapes.

Southern Songbirds: The Women of Early Country and Old-Time Music

 Collection — Box 1: Series Series 1; Series Series 2
Identifier: AppMs-387
Scope and Contents "Southern Songbirds: The Women of Early Country and Old-Time Music" was a 13-part radio series developed in the late 1980s by Rachel Anne Goodman, at the time an employee of Appalshop in Whitesburg, Kentucky. The series focused on women who were important to the development of country and old-time music and aired on public radio stations in 1990 and consists of interviews by Rachel Anne Goodman and segments of the artists’ music.There are also typed transcripts to tape 5 (Jean...

Southside School PTA Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-508
Arrangement The collection is arranged in two series, as follows: Series 1, Administrative Files, 1927-1942, and Series 2, Scrapbooks, 1938-1958.

Speer Family Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 599
Arrangement Materials are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Spencer Rex Gervin Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-403
Arrangement The collection is arranged in two series, as follows, Series 1, Subject Files, 1903-1988 and undated and Series 2, Photographs, c. 1940s-c. 1960s. Oversized documents have been placed in a map folder and stored in the map cabinets by accession number.

St. John’s Episcopal Church Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-416
Arrangement The collection is arranged into three series, as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1930-1994 and undated; Series 2, Financial Records, 1928-1978; and Series 3, Memorabilia, 1905-1957 and undated.

St. Paul's School Booklet

 Collection — Box H (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-481
Scope and Contents The St. Paul's School booklet is a hand-written, sewn booklet (6½ x 4 inches) written in German. The booklet contains a description of the school's creation, names of the trustees, a list of subscribers and amounts pledged, rules and regulations of the school, and a report of the Synod Committee. Pages 1-3 Creation of St. Paul School Foundation Pages 4-5 Signatures of 15 men Page 5 Names of trustees ...

Stacie Jones Collection

 Collection — Other 1 box
Identifier: 500-Acc 761
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Ray Stahl Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-546
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Ray Stahl's research materials regarding Johnson City history, events, and historic figures. Documentation includes collected articles, research notes, correspondence, speeches, writings, newsclippings, and photographs.

Steven W. Lindner Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-Acc 778
Arrangement The collection is arranged into three series: United Mine Workers of America Files, Research Files, and Publications.

Stewart O. Keen and Virgil E. Keen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-663
Scope and Contents The Stewart O. Keen and Virgil E. Keen Papers consists primarily of correspondence written by brothers Stewart Jr. and Virgil Keen from Europe to their family in Mavisdale, Virginia during World War II. The 233 letters (including 68 V-mail letters) contain descriptions of the weather, European civilian life, Germany, France, Belgium, prices for items, and entertainment for enlisted men. Stewart Keen Jr. enclosed a German uniform insignia in one missive. The collection also includes a Blue Star...