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Archives of Appalachia

 Record Group
Identifier: 500

Found in 633 Collections and/or Records:

Horace C. Atwater Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-724
Arrangement The collection is organized into three series, as follows: Series 1, Diary, 1836-1838 and undated; Series 2, Lecture Notes and Sermons, 1842-1875 and undated; and Series 3, Oversized Material, c. 2005.
Dates: 1836-1875, 2005

Howard Dorgan Photograph Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 739
Scope and Contents The Howard Dorgan Photograph Collection consists of 27 color and 6 black and white photographs documenting church buildings, church services (including serpent handling practice), cemeteries, and landscapes found in the southern Appalachian region. The collection documents Dorgan’s research interest in Appalachian religious practice. Photographs are arranged alphabetically by subject.
Dates: Undated

Manly Lawrence Howard Interview

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-818
Scope and Contents This is a digitally recorded video interview of Manly Lawrence Howard. It consists of four MP4 files saved to a DVD.
Dates: undated

Roger Howell Memory Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-775
Overview All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 2007

Huddle Mill Photographs

 Collection — Box 3, Folder: 1
Identifier: AppMs-299
Scope and Contents Three images of a mill believed to be the Huddle Mill.
Dates: undated

Jack and Carol Ann Huebner Collection

 Collection — Other 5 boxes and 66 reel-to-reel audiotapes
Identifier: AppMs-730
Overview All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 1980s-1990s

Edward Chalmers Huffaker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-554
Scope and Contents The collection consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence between Edward Chalmers Huffaker of Chuckey, Tennessee and his family members and professional colleagues. Most of the correspondence is either to or from Huffaker’s wife, Carrie Sue Redding Huffaker or other Huffaker family members and discusses matters of personal interest and family affairs with only a few of the letters concerning Huffaker’s interest in aeronautics and manned flight.
Dates: 1882-1934, 1979-1986, undated; Majority of material found within 1882 - 1934

Huffine, Denton, Scott, and Walters Families Papers

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-3
Identifier: AppMs-732
Arrangement The collection is divided into 2 series; Series 1: Photographs and Series 2: Papers.
Dates: circa 1860-1979, Undated

Margaret Byrd Huffman Papers

 Collection — Box 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-854
Scope and Contents The collection contains photographs, scrapbooks, postcards, news clippings, family histories, and memorabilia collected by Margaret Anne Byrd Huffman and her mother Allie Dora Ruble Byrd. The materials document various events in the Byrd, Ruble and Huffman families of Johnson City, Tennessee and Limestone, Tennessee.
Dates: 1916-2012, undated

Hugh Bowers Photographs

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-537
Scope and Contents The Hugh Bowers Photographs collection consist of 22 black and white and 13 color photographic prints taken by Bowers of East Tennessee landscapes and scenes. Most of the images are undated with those having dates being taken in the 1970s and 1980s.
Dates: 1974-1984

Hugh L. White Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-9
Identifier: 500-AppMs 707
Arrangement This collection consists of three series: Series 1, Study Prints; Series 2, Original Negatives, 1900-1920; Series 3, Original Prints and Related Material. The original negatives were numbered sequentially. The study prints have been given numbers that match the original negatives.
Dates: 1900-1920

John Hughes and Quentin Gobble Family Papers

 Collection — Other 3 boxes
Identifier: AppMs-742
Overview All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
Dates: 1833-1889

John R. Hughes Ephemera

 Collection — Box J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-658
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a form soliciting names of whiskey drinkers for M. I. Hessberg Son & Co., Inc. of Bristol, Virginia; a pledge card for War Savings Stamps; and the Platform of the Republican Party of North Carolina, Adopted in State Convention at Charlotte, August 26, 1908.
Dates: 1908, undated

Robert F. Hull, Jr. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-372
Scope and Contents The Robert F. Hull, Jr. Collection reflects Professor Hull's interest in the folk music of the Southern Appalachian region. The collection consists of songbooks of various country musicians, a single copy of a music periodical, a publication illustrating various musicians who appeared on the Grand Ole Opry (radio program), and two copies of an interview with Doc Watson, the Grammy Award-winning musician.
Dates: 1929-1967

Human Economic Appalachian Development (HEAD) Corporation Records

 Collection — Box B (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-68
Scope and Contents The records of the Human Economic Appalachian Development Corporation reflect its organization and activities for 1974-1980. It includes organizational papers, survey, annual reports, publications, and newsclippings.
Dates: 1974-1980, undated

Steven Craig Hurd Map Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-825
Scope and Contents This Stephen Craig Hurd Map Collection consists of framed and unframed maps, primarily of Tennessee and bordering states. In addition to the paper maps, there is a set of drinking glasses printed with a map of Tennessee. Most of the maps were originally found in atlases, but the collection also includes pictorial maps and road maps. Stephen Hurd framed and matted the maps.
Dates: 1785-2008, undated

Hurricane Grange, No. 523 Minute Book

 Collection — Box I (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-533
Scope and Contents The Hurricane Grange, No. 523 Minute Book consists of one handwritten minute book of the Patrons of Husbandry, Hurricane Grange, No. 523 and a typed transcript of the same. There are also three handwritten pages of notes about individual Grange members, mostly to do with property ownership. The minute book contains membership information and details of meetings.
Dates: 1874 - 1876

Hyatt-Cretsinger Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-593
Scope and Contents The papers of the Hyatt-Cretsinger family consist of financial papers, correspondence, Christmas and greeting cards, land boundaries, income tax returns, and family photographs. This material documents activities of the families primarily in the mid to late 20th century.
Dates: 1851-1994

Nat E. Hyder Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-259
Scope and Contents The Nat E. Hyder Papers contain five account books, genealogical notes, newspapers, correspondence, photographs, legislative bills, a Congressional report, a claim for damages, 125 powers of attorney, memorabilia, and miscellaneous publications. In addition to these documents, there are miscellaneous records that were incorporated into the Hyder papers by the staff of the B. Carroll Reece Museum prior to the collection's transfer to the archives. The documents date from 1802 to 1930, but the...
Dates: 1802-1930; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1900

Oris Hyder Film Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-262
Scope and Contents The films in the collection were taken by Hyder's father, Sam Jack Hyder who began taking 16 mm home movies after he purchased a movie camera in 1937. The films focus on family members and life, and on life at Milligan College. The collection is shelved in the audio-visual storage area.
Dates: 1937-1960

"An Infantry Chaplain's Diary: 1943-1946"

 Collection — Box K (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-821
Scope and Contents Chaplain John James Watson's diary begins on March 16, 1943 at Camp White in Oregon. His military service takes him from Oregon to Virginia to Algeria, North Africa to Pietramala and Villanova, Italy. In addition to various daily events, Watson kept a record of books he was reading and services he had preached. The final section of the diary is set in East Tennessee and is concerned with the beginnings of his brothers' business in Elizabethton, Tennessee and the birth of his son, Robert....
Dates: 1943-1946, 1993

International Woodworkers of America, Local 5-313 Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-67
Scope and Contents The collection contains documents produced by the international office of the woodworkers union, and by Magnavox, but it consists primarily of Local 5-313 records. Included are contracts between the local and company; negotiation session notes taken by local members; membership and financial records; grievance reports; photographs; international publications; court transcripts; and news clippings, mainly on the 1967 strike.
Dates: 1961-1979

IPC Dennison Company Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-27
Scope and Contents The IPC Dennison Company Collection consists of examples of tobacco and non-tobacco labels that were printed by the International Playing Card and Label Company and the IPC Dennison Company.
Dates: 1929-1978

Jack Schrader Photographs and Films

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-456
Scope and Contents The Jack Schrader Photographs consist of black & white and color negatives, slides, contact sheets, proofs, and prints. Schrader's work encompasses a variety of subjects and ranges from portraits to candids to landscapes. Images from Schrader's exhibit "Portrait of a Community" and the Sinking Creek Film Festival are included in the collection. Several negatives and prints experiment with different photographic materials and techniques. The collection also includes minimal correspondence...
Dates: 1967-1986, Undated

Jack Tottle Bluegrass and Old Time Music Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-386
Arrangement The Jack Tottle Bluegrass and Old Time Music Collection consists of one series of audio tapes. The tapes are arranged according to the original list given to the archives by Jack Tottle. The tapes are numbered consecutively. The master tapes are reel-to-reel audio; cassette user copies have been dubbed from the masters. Each tape (with a few exceptions) contains a detailed list of that tape's contents.
Dates: 1940-1976

Jack Underwood Photograph Collection

 Collection — Other In Box 5
Identifier: AppMs-420
Scope and Contents The Jack Underwood Photograph Collection consists of copy negatives, a contact sheet, and photocopies of 16 black and white photographs documenting operations of the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway and other Appalachian railroads, c. 1900-20, including scenes of engines, bridges, workers, derailments, etc.
Dates: 1904-1949

James A. Goforth Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-80
Scope and Contents The Goforth Collection includes copy negatives with corresponding prints, engineering drawings, and maps relating to the develoment of railroads in Tennessee, Virginia and North Carolina. The prints and negatives depict places along the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway. These were taken in the months from August through October 1909. The engineering drawings include specifications for bridges, tunnels, stations, pump houses, dwellings, trestles and loading platforms.
Dates: 1887 - 1956

James Agee Film Project Photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-471
Scope and Contents The James Agee Film Project Photographs consist of a number of historical photographs and negatives from the northeastern area of Tennessee that were donated to or copied by the film project from local Tennessee families and businesses. The images document life in the region during the late 19th and first half of the 20th centuries. Included are images of Johnson City, Jonesborough, and Washington County showing East Tennessee families, residences, businesses, agriculture, landscapes,...
Dates: 1875 - 1956; Majority of material found in 1950-1951; Other: Date acquired: 1995-07-11

James H. Quillen Papers

 Collection — Other Roll 1
Identifier: AppMs-498
Arrangement The papers are arranged into ten series as follows: Series 1, General Office Records, 1945-1997 and undated; Series 2, Legislative Files, 1957-1996 and undated; Series 3, Project Files, 1958-1996 and undated; Series 4, Public Relations Files, 1956-1997 and undated; Series 5, Government Departments and Agencies Files, 1963-1996 and undated; Series 6, Miscellaneous Records, 1928-1996 and undated; Series 7, Memorabilia, 1964-1999 and undated; Series 8, Scrapbooks, c. 1945-1997; Series 9,...
Dates: 1918 - 1999

James Kevin Research Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-680
Scope and Contents The James Kevin Research collection consists of research files on Edward C. Huffaker and his work with early aviation in late 19th and early 20th century America. It also includes genealogical information on the Huffaker family. The collection includes Kevin’s in-coming and out-going correspondence, copies of articles written about Huffaker, Samuel P. Langley, research on Octave Chanute, articles written by Steve and Julie Hensley, several versions of the Hensley’s thesis, and genealogical...
Dates: circa 1877-2010 and undated