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Archives of Appalachia

 Record Group
Identifier: 500

Found in 634 Collections and/or Records:

Frances B. Edgemon Scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-117
Arrangement The scrapbook has been placed in one box located in the Archives of Appalachia.
Dates: 1930-1949

Fred Waskiewicz Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-514
Arrangement The materials are arranged by alphabetically by topic.
Dates: 1906-1968, undated

Frederick S. Heiskell Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-22
Arrangement The papers are arranged into two series: Series 1, Papers of Frederick S. Heiskell, 1810-1882, and Series 2, Scrapbooks, c. 1789-1882.
Dates: 1789 - 1882; Majority of material found within 1832 - 1882

William F. Freehoff Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-124
Scope and Contents The William F. Freehoff Collection consists of three Mexican documents collected by William F. Freehoff while he was the air and army attache at the Mexican embassy under Ambassador Josephus Daniels. The documents are signed by Antonio López de Santa Anna, Benito Juárez, and Emperor Maximilian among others.
Dates: 1853-1865

Fudge Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-566
Scope and Contents The Fudge Family Papers consist of three folders of photocopied genealogical records and newsclippings related to the Fudge family and includes a brief sketch of the family’s history written by Joe Fudge of Alleghany County, Virginia; a typed transcription of Thompson McGhee’s 1855 will; addresses of Fudge family members; diplomas; certificates; newsclippings of family events, and obituaries; and a June 1887 copy of Peterson’s Magazine.
Dates: 1887 and undated

James H. Garland Collection (unprocessed)

 Collection — Other 1 box
Identifier: AppMs-728
Overview All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 1905-1996

General Shale Products Corporation Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-307
Arrangement The ledger and ledger sheets are arranged first alphabetically by company name and then chronologically by the first date of each folder's date span.
Dates: 1909-1986

George C. Sells Papers

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-400
Arrangement The collection is arranged in chronological order.
Dates: 1962-1991

George E. Pettengill Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-3
Identifier: 500-AppMs 648
Arrangement Material is filed in alphabetical order by subject.
Dates: 1961-2003 and undated

George Evans Davis Lumber Company Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-90
Arrangement The collection is divided into three series: Series 1, Correspondence, 1904-1908; Series 2, Subject Files, c. 1900-1981; and Series 3, Negatives and Photographic Prints, 1912-1919 and undated.
Dates: 1900-1981; 1904-1908

George F. Dugger Autobiography

 Collection — Box E (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-245
Scope and Contents The Memoirs and Historical Notes of George Frederick Dugger, Sr. cover data from 1766 to 1973. The 211-page work is an account of his genealogical roots as well as his personal life. It includes historic information on the roads and highways of Carter County, Tennessee and a history of the Elizabethton Water System and monument near the courthouse. The work is divided into two sections: chapters 2 through 15 deal with his personal experience as related to his legal and political careers;...
Dates: 1973

Georgia C. Coffey Family Papers

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 672
Arrangement The collection is divided into two series: Series 1, Subject Files, 1860-2003 and undated, and Series 2, Photographs, 1900-1932 and undated.
Dates: 1860-2003, undated; Other: Date acquired: 2004-07-26

Josephine Gernsheimer Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-425
Scope and Contents The Josephine Gernsheimer Papers consist of a bound volume of letters (typescript) written by Gernsheimer (1935-36); correspondence and typescripts of correspondence (1935-36 and 1993); a teacher's class book (1935); student class work; copies of a school newsletter, "Gander Talks"; and photographs and negatives (1935-36). The material documents Gernsheimer's experience as a teacher at Carcassonne Community Center, Gander, Kentucky. There are some letters (typescript copies) received by...
Dates: 1935-1993

G.L. Carter Railroad Museum Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-849
Scope and Contents This collection consists of various materials transferred from the G.L. Carter Railroad Museum at East Tennessee State University.
Dates: 1920 - 1952

Gladys Addington Brewer Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-221
Arrangement The papers have been arranged into three series: Series 1, Career Related Items, 1935-1945; Series 2, Correspondence, 1927-1977; and Series 3, Memorabilia, 1929-1962. Two file folders containing photographs have been removed from the collection and placed into the archives special environment storage area under the heading Gladys Addington Brewer Papers. A subject index to the papers follows the Box and Folder list.
Dates: 1927 - 1962; Majority of material found within 1941 - 1945

Glenn and Betty Slemp Collection of Old Butler, Tennessee Memorabilia

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 693
Scope and Contents The Glenn and Betty Slemp Collection consists of material from the Butler community of Johnson County, Tennessee prior to the 1948 inundation and relocation of the town, the result of the construction of the Watauga Dam. Most of the material is from the Watauga Academy.
Dates: 1933-1964, undated

Glenn E. Roberts, Jr. Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-379
Arrangement The Collection is divided into four series as follows: Series 1, Glenn Roberts Firestone Tire Radio Program Recordings, 1972-1976, and undated; Series 2, Bluegrass Festival Recordings, 1975-1981, and undated; Series 3, Home Jamming REcordings, 1968; and Series 4, Non-performance and Compilation Recordings, 1974-1981, and undated. Arrangement in each series is chronological, with tapes of questionable dates or with no dates, placed after the dated materials. Printed materials which...
Dates: 1968-1981

Glenn W. Setzer Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 666
Arrangement Reels have been arranged chronologically by date of original recording with uncertain dated films placed at the end and placed in archival quality film cans.
Dates: 1928-1936

Charles and William Gobble Photographs

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-557
Arrangement The photographs are arranged by a number assigned to each in 2007.
Dates: 1890-2001

Golden Days Project Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-6
Identifier: AppMs-390
Scope and Contents The Golden Days Project contains transcripts, interview summaries, and paperwork related to oral history interviews conducted by Dr. Richard Blaustein’s students or by others under the guidance or supervision of Blaustein over a number of years beginning in the late 1970s and continuing into the late 1980s. A variety of topics are discussed in these interviews, including local history, culture, folklore, and customs of the southern Appalachian region.
Dates: 1977-1989

Buford J. Goldstein Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-428
Scope and Contents The Buford J. Goldstein Collection documents the financial and corporate history of American Bemberg Corporation, a rayon manufacturer in Elizabethton, Tennessee. The collection contains a prospectus of the corporation, a payroll ledger, correspondence, financial records, and reports to the Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, D. C. The documents in the collection are dated 1926 to 1940.
Dates: 1926-1940

John Goodin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-482
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, photographs, and memorabilia created or collected by John Goodin. There is a particular emphasis on Goodin’s World War II military service with the United States Army, including correspondence from friends and family at home in East Tennessee. Goodin was also a railroad enthusiast and collected photographs and railroad ephemera, especially that of the Clinchfield Railroad and other Southeastern United States rail lines. Other Goodin family members are...
Dates: 1872 - 1999

Gordon Aronhime Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-488
Arrangement Material is organized as a single series and is arranged first alphabetically by subject or material type and then chronologically with undated material following dated material.
Dates: 1837-1981

Mabel and Quinty Gouge Interview

 Collection — Audiotape 1
Identifier: AppMs-327
Scope and Contents The Mabel and Quinty Gouge interview focuses on the history of the Gouge family in western North Carolina. The interview was conducted by Ernest Burleson, with Ruth Cole. The Gouges discussed the Gouge (Geouge) family of western North Carolina. Quinty Gouge sang an old English ballad, the first line of which is "There Once Was a Woman in London." She also recited poetry.
Dates: 2 June 1988

Grandparents Oral History Project (Andrew Johnson Elementary School, Kingsport, Tennessee)

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 746
Scope and Contents The Grandparents Oral History Project began as a result of a conference that Andrew Johnson Elementary School (Kingsport, Tennessee) teacher Betty White attended at ETSU in October 1976. Guest speaker Alex Haley told how the saga of Roots would have gone unwritten if he had not taken the time to sit on the front steps of his grandmother’s home as she recalled stories from his family's past. He reminded the group that now was the time to start collecting local and family histories before they...
Dates: 1977-2002

"Granny Hackle" Typescript

 Collection — Box J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-779
Scope and Contents The typescript is a photocopy of the folk tale "Granny Hackle" about a medicine woman in East Tennessee.
Dates: undated

Gray Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-483
Scope and Contents The Gray Family Papers consist of deeds, financial records, photographs and tintypes, a recipe ledger, and miscellaneous printed matter documenting activities of J. S. Gray and family, 1894-1930.
Dates: 1894-1930

C.L. and Joy Grindstaff Collection

 Collection — Other 1 DVD, 1 beta
Identifier: AppMs-765
Overview All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 1983

Guinn Family Letters

 Collection — Other 1 box
Identifier: AppMs-699
Overview All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 1900-1965

Lucy Gump Thesis Research Papers

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-364
Scope and Contents The Lucy Gump Thesis Research Papers contain photographic copies of personal property inventories and wills of individuals who resided in Washington County between 1773 and 1796. These records document the property acquisition and ownership patterns of individuals living in the East Tennessee region prior to Tennessee's statehood in 1796. In addition to these records, there are "backup papers" and a computer printout that contain statistical analyses of specific types of acquisition behaviors...
Dates: 1989