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Archives of Appalachia

 Record Group
Identifier: 500

Found in 645 Collections and/or Records:

Charles P. Wofford Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-465
Arrangement The collection is arranged in five series, as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1855-2005 and undated; Series 2, Publications, 1809-1992; and Series 3, Photographs and Photograph Scrapbooks, 1880-1985 and undated; Series 4, Postcards and Tobacco cards, 1907-1967 and undated; and Series 5, Recordings, 1996-2004 and undated.

Brainard Cheney Play

 Collection — Other Folder 1 in Box E
Identifier: AppMs-252
Scope and Contents The Brainard Cheney Play is a photocopy of Cheney's play "Strangers in This World," an unpublished musical play about snake handling at a fictionalized version of the Dolley Pond Church.

Cheryl Oxford Collection

 Collection — Other Videotapes 1-2
Identifier: 500-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.

Brian Chisom Research Paper

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-357
Scope and Contents The Brian Chisom Research Paper is a 23-page research paper and an accompanying 90-minute audio cassette tape recording of commercially produced folk songs that depict the poverty of Appalachia. The paper describes economic, political, and educational issues surrounding the attempts to "revitalize" Appalachia by the federal government during the 1960s.

Christy Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-84
Arrangement The Christy Family Papers are divided into two series: Series 1, Thomas Calvin Christy: Subject Files, 1970-84, Box 1, and Series 2, Audio and Video Materials, 1951-82. Series 1 contains biographical information, work-related materials, financial and legal documents, and personal memorabilia. Series 2 consists of audio and video tapes of programs Christy worked on in various capacities. Included, for example, are Broadside TV videos, WETS-FM Zeitgeist programs, and WKPT-FM programs. Also...

City of Johnson City Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-300
Arrangement The records are organized into five series: Series 1, Recorder's and City Judge's Dockets; Series 2, Minutes of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen and the Board of Commissioners; Series 3, Ordinance Books; Series 4, Tax Books and Assessor's Rolls; and Series 5, Miscellaneous Records. The three phonograph discs have been placed at the end of the last series.The first addendum falls into three of the previously designated series of the original acquisition and two new series: Series 3,...

City of Johnson City, Tennessee Plats

 Collection — Other 13 oversized folders
Identifier: 500-Acc 229
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Civil War Documents Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 829
Arrangement The materials are arranged in the order of acquisition.

C.L. and Joy Grindstaff Collection

 Collection — Other 1 DVD, 1 beta
Identifier: 500-Acc 765
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Clan Maxwell Society Records

 Collection — Other Box 1-3
Identifier: AppMs-374
Arrangement The original records were arranged alphabetically into four notebooks: Book I, Maxwell Clan with Maxwell Surname; Book II, Maxwell Clan without Maxwell Surname, A-F; Book III, Maxwell Clan without Maxwell Surname, G-Z; and Book IV, General Genealogical Data. The photocopied records have been placed in acid-free folders and are arranged sequentially according to the original book numbers and then alphabetically by applicant's name.

Clarence and Beth Allison Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-711
Arrangement The collection is divided into two series, Documents and Photographs

Clarence "Tater" Tate Collection

 Collection — Other 1 VHS tape
Identifier: 500-Acc 704
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Clarence W. Hobson Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 406
Arrangement The material is filed alphabetically by subject with correspondence arranged chronologically.

Clear Fork Baptist Church Minute Book

 Collection — Other Item 1 in Box E
Identifier: AppMs-249
Scope and Contents The Clear Fork Baptist Church Minute Book consists of a single bound volume that contains handwritten meeting minutes, membership lists, financial records, and the names of individuals who were withdrawn from the church's membership roll. The minute book documents the weekly operation and activities of this Greene County, Tennessee church. The book also contains two distinct lists that identify the church's membership for the years 1875 and 1890.

Clifford A. Maxwell Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-3
Identifier: 500-Acc 668
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Clifford A. Maxwell Photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-297
Arrangement The Maxwell photographs are divided into two series: Series 1, Negatives, and Series 2, Prints. Additional unprocessed materials are available. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Coal Employment Project (CEP) Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-355
Scope and Contents The CEP records document not only the daily operations of the organization but also the extensive activities the organization undertook in its support of women miners. Among the types of documents contained in the collection are financial ledgers and balance sheets; grant proposals; personnel leave and hiring records; correspondence between CEP staff members in their different offices; agenda and programs for the CEP national conferences of women miners; audio and videotapes concerning...

Colored Educational Board of Wise County [Virginia] Letters

 Collection — Box K (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-820
Scope and Contents Four letters from representatives of Cranes Nest Coal & Coke Co., South and Western Railway Co. and Clinchfield Coal Corporation concerning the Colored Educational Board of Wise County, Virigina. The 1904 letters to George L. Carter concern a deed "executed by the Virginia Iron, Coal & Coke Company to the Trustees of the Colored Educational Board of the Clinch Valley Division." The 1917 letters relate to the file "Colored Educational Board of Wise County: GC-1702" apparently held by the...

Communications Workers of America, East Tennessee Office Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 63
Arrangement The collection is divided into two series: Series 1, General Office Files and Series 2, Training Materials. Series 2 is divided into two subseries: Subseries 2.1, CWA Leader Information and Subseries 2.2, Steward Training Material.

Congregation B'nai Sholom Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-83
Scope and Contents The B'nai Sholom Congregation Records consists of administrative records; correspondence; financial records; and publications of the congregation and its auxiliaries. The collection is comprised of material dating from 1905-1983, but the bulk of the material falls between 1945 and 1965. Gaps in the collection include the following: There are no minutes prior to 1942 and after 1966 There is no correspondence prior to 1927; from 1930-43; or from 1944-46. Little exists...

Congress for Appalachian Development: Gordon Ebersole Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-74
Arrangement The collection includes maps, publications, and numerous photographs. Maps have been stored with the archives' map collection and photographs in the photographic storage area. Frequently used publications have been placed in the archives' vertical file for more immediate accessibility. Other publications remain with the collection.The addition contains material which falls within the following existing series/subseries: Subseries 1.3, Congress for Appalachian Development Activities...

Cooke and Day Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-766
Scope and Contents The collection consists of scans and copies of two letters to Mrs. Paul (Lettie) Williams in Shulls Mill, North Carolina from Mrs. J.D. Loizeaux (possibly Catherine Lorraine) of Plainfield, New Jersey. The letters are primarily concerned with the purchase of handcrafted articles; Mrs. Loizeaux seems to be a patron of sorts.

There is also a scan and a copy of an original song "The North Carolina Hills" written by Jennie Townsend Cooke.

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.

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 papers...

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.

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.

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.

Crumley Family Account Books

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-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).

Cumberland Mountain Media Project

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-731
Arrangement The interviews are arranged alphabetically by interviewee name or subject.

Cynthia A. Cornwell Tapes

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 330
Arrangement The interviews are arranged chronologically. All tapes are 90-minutes in length. Tapes are stored according to accession number in the audio visual storage area.