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Archives of Appalachia

 Record Group
Identifier: 500

Found in 634 Collections and/or Records:

David Morris Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-6
Identifier: AppMs-321
Arrangement The collection is divided into two series: Series 1, Vietnam War Protest, 1952-1969; and Series 2, Domestic Protest, 1959-1969. The first series covers protests against the military draft and the Vietnam War. Series 2 consists of documents related to other protest movements.
Dates: 1952-1970; Majority of material found within 1964-1969

David West Videos

 Collection — Other 3 videorecordings
Identifier: AppMs-685
Scope and Contents A collection of television programs that include performances by bluegrass musician David West. Programs include “Saturday Night Jamboree at David’s Barn,” “The Cas Walker Farm and Home Hour,” “Cas Walker’s Living Sunshine,” and the Dukes of Hazzard special “Dukes Day in Knoxville.” Programs were produced by WBIR-TV in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Dates: 1969, 1976, undated

Kipp Dawson Papers

 Collection — Other Box 1 (826.00)
Identifier: Acc-826
Arrangement These papers are unprocessed. Please contact the Archives of Appalachia for access information.
Dates: -

Deery Inn Tape

 Collection — Other Folder 1
Identifier: AppMs-41
Scope and Contents Richard Lawson created the Deery Inn slide-tape program as a research requirement for English 4650, folklore, in 1970. The collection consists of one audiotape and 29 slides.
Dates: circa 1970

Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival Recordings

 Unprocessed — Box 1-3
Identifier: 2018-014
Dates: 1973-1983, undated

Delbert W. Loudermilk Railroad Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-4
Identifier: 500-AppMs 772
Arrangement This collection is divided by format: color slides, 1950-1985; photographs, 1947-1962; negatives, 1948-1959; and a videotape.
Dates: 1947-2001; 1947-1985; Other: Date acquired: 2007-10-25

Lewis Deneumoustier Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-760
Scope and Contents The collection consists of bluegrass and country music memorabilia created or acquired by Lewis Deneumoustier over a period of several decades. Among the materials are serial publications, song and picture folios, fan club journals, sheet music, photographs, posters, trading cards, and flyers from concerts and festivals. In addition there are materials relating to Deneumoustier’s tenure as the editor of the Disc Collector newsletter.
Dates: 1911-2006, undated

Edward G. DeVault Collection

 Collection — Box G (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-402
Scope and Contents The Edward G. DeVault Family Papers consists of a physician's notebook belonging to W. B. DeVault and a Washington County, Tennessee Justice of the Peace ledger for Civil District 16 (Leesburg) kept by Samuel Conley, Justice of the Peace. The physician's notebook describes medical and surgical procedures and identifies many different types of drugs and compounds used in 19th century medical practice. The justice of the peace ledger contains names of plaintiffs and defendants in...
Dates: 1850-1881

DeVault Tavern Collection

 Collection — Box 1-6
Identifier: Acc-839
Scope and Contents This collection consists of papers recovered from the DeVault property in Jonesborough, Tennessee. It includes letters, deeds, photographs, day books, ledgers, genealogies and newspaper clippings. Much of the material was produced by John DeVault (Davault), the son of Frederick DeVault (Davault).
Dates: 1766-2014

David Diehl Account Book

 Collection — Box B (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-56
Scope and Contents This is a photocopy of an account book that belonged to David Diehl (Deal), 1850-1882. It contains records of farming and his coopering business.
Dates: circa 1972

Documenting Community Traditions Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-610
Arrangement The collection is arranged in three series, as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1890-2001 and undated, Boxes 1-2 and oversized folder 1; Series 2, Photographs, 2000 and undated, Box 3; and Series 3, Audio-Visual Recordings, 2000 and undated, Box 4.
Dates: 1890 - 2001

Dogwood Garden Club Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-561
Scope and Contents The Dogwood Garden Club Records document the history, development, and activities of this Johnson City, Tennessee garden club and its members. The records consist of nine scrapbooks, which contain newspaper clippings, photographs, correspondence, event programs, and miscellaneous printed matter.
Dates: 1981 - 1991

D.R. Beeson Papers

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2019-040
Dates: 1931 - 1948

Mike DuBose Photographs

 Collection — Other In Box 3
Identifier: AppMs-429
Scope and Contents The Mike DuBose Photographs collection consists of 21 black and white prints of serpent-handling practices in religious services in the Appalachian region taken by DuBose between 1984 and 1985. Church locations include Baxter, Kentucky, Canton, North Carolina, Carson Springs, Tennessee, and Jolo, West Virginia.
Dates: 1984-1985

Duncan and Linda Williamson Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-603
Arrangement The collection is divided into two series: Series 1, Folktale Transcripts, 1976-1990, Box 1; and Series 2, Sound Recordings, 1976-1990, 29 tapes. The School of Scottish Studies at the University of Edinburgh assigned numbers to the recordings when placed in their Archives. The numbers incorporate the year of the recording followed by the number of the tape collected that year (ie. 1976/46). The numbering system places the tapes in chronological order. The numbering created by the School for...
Dates: 1976-1990

Jeremiah Dungan Family History

 Collection — Box J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-696
Scope and Contents The Jeremiah Dungan Family History consists of a family history book titled Jeremiah Dungan, 1730-1813, Watauga Settler by Thomas P. Dungan and photographs of Dungan’s house, grist mill, and gravesite in Washington County, Tennessee.
Dates: 1997-2005, undated

Earl R. Yates Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-349
Scope and Contents The Earl R. Yates Collection contains words and music to country, gospel, and bluegrass songs, along with information about the country music industry, country and bluegrass musicians, and the Grand Ole Opry (radio program). The collection contains printed material, photographs, and clippings. The printed material includes songbooks, calendars, promotional sheets, periodicals (including magazines and fan-club newsletters), and published histories. The photographs include those clipped from...
Dates: 1938-1970; Other: Date acquired: 1989-10-11

East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad Excursion Broadside

 Collection — Oversize box B: Series Series 1; Series Series 1; Series Series 2; Series Series 2, Oversize folder: 1
Identifier: AppMs-703
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a handbill advertising a weekend excursion on the East Tennessee and Western North Carolina (ET & WNC) Railroad. The text advertises that "this is the Trip featured in the Movie Short entitled 'Tennessee Tweetsie' [1939]" and that sightseers can "SPEND A DAY OF WHOLESOME PLEASURING-In the Land of the Sky!" The broadside lists rates and times from railway stations in East Tennessee and Western North Carolina.
Dates: circa 1939

East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Railroad Historical Society Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-567
Scope and Contents This collection documents the history of the East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad and the Linville River Railway through company records, publications, maps, oral history interviews, films, videotapes, and photographs. The materials date from 1883-2005, but predominantly 1910s-1950. This collection provides a comprehensive visual record of the ET&WNC RR. The written record highlights various aspects of the railroad’s operation. The research value of this collection...
Dates: 1883-2005; 1910-1950

East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Transportation Company Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-91
Scope and Contents The East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Transportation Company Records consist primarily of accounting records of the company. Included are cash books, cash voucher records, general ledgers, general journals, balance sheets and supporting statements, time and wage books, and payroll ledgers.
Dates: 1868-1970

East Tennessee Church Ledger

 Collection — Box H (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-486
Scope and Contents The East Tennessee Church Ledger is a financial ledger of an unidentified congregation (probably Presbyterian) in East Tennessee. The ledger contains several financial entries, including accounts payable, bills payable, congregational funds, general subscriptions, miscellaneous income, mortgage income, profit and loss, and special subscriptions. The ledger also contains entries of "Outside Churches," including Timber Ridge, Bethesda, Pilot Knob, Portrum's Memorial, Vardy, Glen Alpine, Reedy...
Dates: 1911 - 1923

East Tennessee Education Association Records

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-41
Identifier: AppMs-4
Arrangement This collection is divided into six series: Series 1, Organizational Records, 1911, 1931-1969; Series 2, Correspondence, 1916-1975; Series 3, Executive Committee and Annual Meeting Minutes, 1920-1975; Series 4, Financial Records, 1909-1975; Series 5, Annual Meeting Materials, 1928-1975; and Series 6, Publications and Newspaper Clippings, 1911-1975.Materials in the addition have been added to the following series: Series 3, Executive Committee and Annual Meeting Minutes, 1976-84, Box...
Dates: 1909-1984; 1945-1975

East Tennessee Light and Power Company Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-156
Arrangement The records contained no organizational charts for the companies, and the arrangement of the records did not appear to reflect the organization of the company. The records are divided into two subgroups: Subgroup 1, Financial Records; and Subgroup 2, Operating Records. Subgroup 1 contains six series including Series 1, Government Tax and Agency Files; Series 2, Subject Files (primarily budgets, legal contracts, account statements, and audits); Series 3 Marketing Files; Series 4,...
Dates: 1898-1945, 1950; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1945

Gordon Ebersole Personal Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-427
Scope and Contents The Gordon Ebersole Personal Papers documents Ebersole’s interest in international, national, and Appalachian news events, issues, and personalities primarily covering the period of the 1970s and 1980s. Among the issues documented are the Equal Rights Amendment, the Watergate political crisis, national and regional politics, international affairs, aging, natural resources, sports, and obituaries of famous people. The collection includes notebooks of newspaper clippings, post cards,...
Dates: 1961-1993

Ed Wolfe Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-815
Scope and Contents The Ed Wolfe Papers consist of audiocassettes, transcripts and photographs generated by Mr. Wolfe while he was researching his books on the Interstate Railroad. The content of the audiocassettes is primarily conversations with Mr. Wolfe's father, Hugh Wolfe, 1915-2009, who was a railroad employee from 1937-1978. There are other interviews with Hugh's former co-workers Les Blevins, Jack Long, M.D. Watts, and Ben Williams, as well as with Hugh's brother York Wolfe and Ed's aunt Mary Wolfe.
Dates: 1986 - 2002

Edward D. Cross Scrapbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-511
Scope and Contents The Edward D. Cross Collection consists of 85 scrapbooks compiled by the donor. The scrapbooks contain clippings from newspapers and popular magazines, photographs, stamps, correspondence, currency, obituaries, postcards, brochures, tickets, membership cards, licenses, formal announcements, and other printed ephemera. Some of the items pasted in the scrapbooks are undated, but the dated items are from the period 1901 to 1993. There are also some World War II-era German photographs and postcards.
Dates: 1901-1994

Edwin C. Alexander Papers

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-466
Scope and Contents The Edwin C. Alexander Papers consists primarily of the personal papers of Alexander's father, E. C. (Crawford) Alexander, Sr. and includes correspondence, newsclippings (copies), legal documents, a scrapbook (copy), and miscellaneous printed matter related to his personal and civic affairs as a prominent businessman and civic leader in Elizabethton, Tennessee. Included is material documenting his efforts to bring the rayon plants of American Bemberg Corporation and American Glanzstoff...
Dates: 1902-1968

Edwin W. Kennedy Papers

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-499
Arrangement Material is arranged alphabetically by subject and document type.
Dates: 1897-1932 and undated

Eileen Williams Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-358
Scope and Contents The Eileen Williams Collection consists of newspaper clippings and other types of materials which document Southern Appalachian history, ca. 1885-1990. Especially prominent is the history of the city of Kingsport, Tennessee, and of Sullivan County, Tennessee.
Dates: 1885-1990

Elizabethton Star Negative Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-125
Scope and Contents The Elizabethton Star Negative Collection contains 4 x 5 and 2½ x 2½, black and white safety film negatives of pictures taken by the staff photographers for the Elizabethton Star newspaper. Five glass negatives have been kept with the collection.The negatives date from 1956 to 1968. The newspaper also kept in its files a few copy negatives made from older pictures which preserve earlier scenes in Elizabethton.The negatives concern the following subjects: news events;...
Dates: 1956-1968