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David Sinclair Burleson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UnivRec-0035
Scope and Contents

The David Sinclar Burleson Papers consist of correspondence, course notes, speeches, personal financial records, and miscellaneous printed matter documenting Burleson's personal life and his experience as an educator.

Dates: 1896-1954

Thomas G. Burton-Ambrose N. Manning Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0025
Scope and Contents The collection resulted from Dr. Burton’s and Mr. Manning’s interests in Appalachian folklore and related teaching, research, and service activities. A central component of the collection consists of reel-to-reel audio recordings, dub sheets, transcripts, and indices created as part of the professors' efforts to gather ballads, instrumental music, stories, superstitions and beliefs, folk remedies, and accounts of everyday life from individuals in Western North Carolina and East Tennessee. ...
Dates: 1899 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1971

Butler Project Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-0437
Scope and Contents

The Butler Project Collection consists of a carousel of 101 35mm slides, a 60-minute audio cassette narration, and narration notes and slide cues. The program concerns the 1983 draw down of Watauga Lake and the reminiscences of individuals who remember Butler (Old Butler), Tenn., before the Tennessee Valley Authority lake covered the town in 1948.

Dates: 1983-1984

Caldwell Family Papers

 Collection — Box: B (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-0042
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of photocopies of deeds and wills of the Caldwell family in Hawkins County, Tennessee and a transcript of the 1871 bankruptcy trial of James Caldwell. The documents span from 1782 through 1892.

Dates: 1970

Bernard H. Cantor Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0026
Arrangement The papers of this collection are arranged in chronological order by record type beginning with the decisions of Mr. Cantor as an arbitrator, 1959-1978 as Series 1, and then the Arbitration Review Board Decisions between the United Mine Workers and the Bituminous Coal Operators' Association, 1975-1978 as Series 2. Series 3 includes several labor contracts of relevance to the arbitration layout decided by Mr. Cantor.Two additions have been added to the collection. These include...
Dates: 1959-1986

Roy W. Carden Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-0487
Arrangement

The collection is arranged into two series as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1782-1998 and undated; and Series 2, Photographs and Videotape Materials, 1918-1995 and undated.

Dates: 1782-1998

Carolina, Clinchfield, and Ohio Railway, Engineering Department Collection

 Collection — other: Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-0047
Arrangement

The collection is organized into five series: Series 1, Office Records of the Engineering Department, 1908-1967; Series 2, Publications, 1909-1968; Series 3, Correspondence, 1909-1978; Series 4, Speeches, 1962-1964; and Series 5, Minutes of the ICC Hearing on Valuation of the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway, October 28, 1926.

Dates: 1908-1978

Nora C. Carter Papers

 Collection — Box: B (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-0099
Scope and Contents

The Nora C. Carter Papers consist of documents relating to her early teaching experience in East Tennessee.

Dates: 1923-1924

Cass Family Business Collection

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-4
Identifier: AppMs-0076
Arrangement

The collection is arranged in three series: Series 1, Papers of East Tennessee Medicine Company, 1891-1925; Series 2, Papers of the Ferguson Drug Company, 1916-1921; Series 3, Papers of Joseph W. Cass, 1907-1923. The contents of all series are organized alphabetically by subject, with correspondence being arranged alphabetically by author, and then chronologically when there is more than one piece by an author.

Dates: 1891-1925; 1911-1924

Charles P. Wofford Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0465
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.

Dates: 1809 - 2005

Brian Chisom Research Paper

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0357
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.

Dates: 1989

Clan Maxwell Society Records

 Collection — other: Box 1-3
Identifier: AppMs-0374
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.

Dates: 1968-1990

Georgia C. Coffey Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-0672
Scope and Contents

The Georgia C. Coffey Papers include correspondence, legal documents, photographs, and memorabilia that document her family and family history. Of special interest is genealogical material on the Coffey family and an autobiography of Nancy Caroline Beyer. The collection includes ten photographs of Georgia Coffey, her husband, and other family members.

Dates: 1860-2003, undated

Communications Workers of America, East Tennessee Office Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0063
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.

Dates: 1959-1979

Congregation B'nai Sholom Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0083
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...
Dates: 1905 - 1965; Majority of material found within 1945 - 1965

Council on Appalachian Women Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0101
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...
Dates: 1958 - 1981; Majority of material found within 1977 - 1981

Cox-Painter-Adams Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0763
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.

Dates: 1867 - 2005

Benjamin J. Cramer Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0490
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.

Dates: circa 1995-1996

Samuel N. Cramer, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-0405
Scope and Contents

The Samuel N. Cramer, Jr. Papers consist of correspondence, account ledgers, research notes and note cards, sermons, and newsclippings documenting Cramer's ministerial work in Appalachia.

Dates: 1929-1985

Dale K. Larkin Collection

 Collection — Box: 1-5
Identifier: AppMs-0287
Arrangement

Since there was no discernible arrangement to the collection, the collection was divided into six series as follows: Series 1, Organizational, Legal, and Financial Documents; Series 2, Training Programs and Special Projects; Series 3, Incoming Correspondence; Series 4, United Inter-Mountain Telephone; Series 5, Publications; and Series 6, Memorabilia.

Dates: 1959-1985; Majority of material found in 1975-1985

Daniel Calloway Biographical Material

 Collection — Box: J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-0652
Scope and Contents

The Daniel Calloway Collection consists of historical research conducted by Betty J. Cox about her grandfather, Daniel Calloway, the first marshal of Erwin, Tennessee. The collection includes a biographical sketch of Calloway prepared by Cox for a talk at a meeting at the Unicoi County Historical Association, as well as photocopies of supporting documents and copy prints of family photographs.

Dates: 1876 - 2003

Daniel Thomas McCoy, Sr. Collection

 Collection — Box: C (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-0136
Scope and Contents

The Daniel Thomas McCoy, Sr. Collection consists of photocopies of obituaries, a family history, and a letter, as well as print and negative copies of five photographs. All pertain to the McCoy family.

Dates: 1907-1971

David Brooks Collection

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-2
Identifier: 500-AppMs 601
Arrangement

The collection is arranged alphabetically by title of publication or title of article.

Dates: 1960-1981 and undated

David Larry Nave Video Recordings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0304
Scope and Contents The David Larry Nave Video Recordings consist of videotapes of folk culture in Southern Appalachia and a small amount of supporting material. The tapes depict E.C. and Orna Ball, two old-time country musicians from Rugby, Virginia; Lynn and Morris, two singer-comedians; and Willard and Ora Watson, a toy maker and a quilter from Deep Gap, North Carolina. The tapes are arranged alphabetically by name of the subject of the videos. The supporting material includes a copy of a National Endowment...
Dates: 1967-1976

David Morris Collection

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-6
Identifier: AppMs-0321
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

Arthur DeRosier Inauguration Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UnivRec-0100
Arrangement

The collection is organized into five series as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1978 and undated; Series 2, Scrapbook, 1978; Series 3, Audio-Visual Recordings, 1978; Series 4, Newspaper Negative Sheets, 1978; and Series 5, Photographs, 1978.

Dates: 1978

Adelaide Gresham DeVault Family Papers

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: Acc-852
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of DeVault family correspondence and undated photographs. The correspondence mainly includes letters exchanged between Adelaide Gresham DeVault and William Weldon DeVault, Sr. both before and after marriage, letters exchanged between Mary Elizabeth DeVault and Edward Burke prior to their brief marriage, and a large number of letters written from Robert DeVault to Adelaide and Elizabeth [Betts] DeVault during World War II. The photographs are mostly of...
Dates: 1886-1987, undated

Edward G. DeVault Collection

 Collection — Box: G (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-0402
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

Documenting Community Traditions Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0610
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

Dorman G. Stout, Sr. Papers

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-6
Identifier: UnivRec-0293
Arrangement

The collection is contained in one series and the files are arranged alphabetically by subject heading.

Dates: 1859-1963; 1930-1963