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Arthur D. (John) Adair Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-558
Scope and Contents The Arthur D. (John) Adair collection includes correspondence from Europe to the United States during WWII from August 1943 – February 1946. The letters are primarily written by Adair to his mother in Alabama. The collection also includes a scrapbook, trip memorabilia, photographs from Europe during WWII, WWII related documents, postcards, and newspaper and magazine clippings.
Dates: 1943 - 1994

Carol Berry Collection

 Collection — other: Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 529
Arrangement The photographs have been placed in one box, numbered individually.
Dates: c. 1945

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.
Dates: 1809 - 2005

Colin F. Baxter Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 100-UnivRec 592
Arrangement The posters are arranged alphabetically by title first within Box 1 and then within the six oversized map folders.
Dates: undated

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.
Dates: 1867 - 2005

Department of Military Science Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 100-UnivRec 712
Arrangement The collection is arranged into two series, as follows: Series 1, Publications, 1943-1992; and Series 2, Photographs, 1999-2000.

Material in Series 1 is arranged by publication title and then chronologically. Photographs in Series 2 are arranged by date order.
Dates: 1943-2000

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 family...
Dates: 1886-1987, undated

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

Ella V. Ross and May Ross McDowell Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-369
Arrangement The collection is organized into three subgroups, as follows: Subgroup 1: Ella V. Ross Papers, 1920-1990 and undated; Subgroup 2: May Ross McDowell Papers, 1915-1988 and undated; and Subgroup 3: Audio-Visual Materials, c. 1910-1987 and undated.
Dates: 1910-1990 and undated

Edward R. Feagins Memoir

 Collection — Box: G (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-431
Scope and Contents The Edward R. Feagins Memoir consists of a photocopied 105-page typescript reminiscence of the donor's experiences as a private soldier in the United States Army during World War II. The reminiscence documents Feagins basic training at Fort McClellan, Alabama (October 1943-February 1944); his journey on a transport ship from Newport News, Virginia, to North Africa; his combat experiences in Italy and France (May 1944-March 1945) as a private first class in Company E, 143rd Infantry, 36th...
Dates: circa 1993

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

Harris Manufacturing Company Records and Harris Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-409
Arrangement Sub-Group 1 is arranged into 20 series organized by the records of the various individual companies as well as the Harris Foundation established by the Harris family. Photographs and film related to these enterprises has been housed in a separate Series 20. The Sub-Group 1 series are as follows: Series 1, Harris Manufacturing Company Records, 1903-1990 and undated; Series 2, Harris Flooring Company Records, 1912-1984 and undated; Series 3, Harris Hardwood Company Records, 1919-1984 and undated;...
Dates: 1850-1990 and undated

Hayes B. Fleming Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-248
Arrangement The collection is arranged into two series, Series 1: Business Papers and Series 2: Personal Papers. The bulk of the material includes architectural drawings of private, commercial, and public buildings located in Series 1: Business Papers.

Oversized material is located in Box 5 and in the map cabinets.
Dates: 1898-1981

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

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

Jim Mooney Letters

 Collection — Box: H (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-470
Scope and Contents The Jim Mooney Letters consist of photocopies of 35 letters Mooney wrote to his brother Charles, mostly while he was serving in the United States Navy during World War II. The letters describe military life both in training and while at sea in the Pacific theater. Three letters written to his brother before the war discuss Mooney's baseball career and interests.
Dates: 1931-1946

Joseph Louis and Jane Dulaney Hilbert Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-112
Arrangement The collection is arranged in five series: Series 1, Personal Papers, 1908-1990s, undated; Series 2, Newspaper Articles and Printed Materials, 1930s-1990, undated; Series 3, Photographs, Negatives, Slides, and Motion Pictures; Series 4, Plaques; and Series 5, Oversized Materials.
Dates: 1908-1990

Kent Herrin Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-582
Arrangement The collection is arranged in three series, as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1842-1997 and undated; Series 2, Recordings, 1994 and undated; and Series 3, Photographs, 1942-1970 and undated.
Dates: 1842-1997

James H. Lambert Letter and Photograph

 Collection — Box: J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-662
Scope and Contents The James H. Lambert Collection consists of one handwritten letter dated April 1945 from Lambert, then “somewhere in Germany,” to his mother in Bristol, Virginia, and one black and white photograph of Lambert in his army uniform.
Dates: 1945 and undated

B. Carroll Reece Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-3
Arrangement The collection is divided into eight series as follows: Series 1, Personal Papers, 1908-1955; Series 2, Republican National Convention, 1946-1952; Series 3, The Committee to Investigate Tax-Exempt Foundations, 1953-1960; Series 4, Speeches of B. Carroll Reece, 1920-60; Series 5, Scrapbooks, 1913-1960; Series 6, Photographs and Drawings, 1919-61; Series 7, Commendations and Certificates, 1865-1965; and Series 8, Addendum.
Dates: 1865-1971

Rocky Mount Historical Association Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-578
Arrangement The collection is divided into two series, as follows, Series 1 Subject Files, 1938-1965 and undated, and Series 2, Photographs, 1965 and undated.
Dates: 1938-1965 and undated; Majority of material found within 1944 - 1945

Ronnie M. Day Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Acc-392
Arrangement These papers are unprocessed. Please contact the Archives of Appalachia about access to these materials.
Dates: 1942 - 2013

Roy W. Carden Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 487
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; Other: Date acquired: 1968-05-17

Stewart O. Keen and Virgil E. Keen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-663
Scope and Contents The Stewart O. Keen and Virgil E. Keen Papers consists primarily of correspondence written by brothers Stewart Jr. and Virgil Keen from Europe to their family in Mavisdale, Virginia during World War II. The 233 letters (including 68 V-mail letters) contain descriptions of the weather, European civilian life, Germany, France, Belgium, prices for items, and entertainment for enlisted men. Stewart Keen Jr. enclosed a German uniform insignia in one missive. The collection also includes a Blue Star...
Dates: 1917-1987, undated; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1945

Thomas G. Burton Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-160
Arrangement The collection is divided into series and subseries as follows: Series 1, Field Research in Folklore Class Materials, 1986-91; Series 2, Serpent-Handling Materials, 1983-89; and Series 3, Other Materials, 1978-90 and undated.
Dates: 1967-1991

Thomas Nance Daniel Photographs

 Collection — other: Box 1
Identifier: UnivRec-50
Scope and Contents The photographs in this collection depict a number of subjects, including World War II, Appalachian landscapes, events, individuals, and buildings at ETSU, and portraits.
Dates: 1944-1967

United States Constabulary Association Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 661
Arrangement The collection is arranged into three series as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1945-2004 and undated; Series 2, Memorabilia, undated; and Series 3, Photographs, 1948 and undated. The materials in the subject files are arranged in alphabetical order by topic.
Dates: 1945-2004 and undated

Veterans History Project

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 641
Arrangement The interviews are divided into series by the institution that conducted the interviews and the dates of the interviews.
Dates: 2003-2006

W. Hanes Lancaster, Jr. Memoir

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-539
Scope and Contents The W. Hanes Lancaster, Jr. Collection consists of a spiral-bound typescript of Lancaster's World War II memoirs related to his military service titled, "A Military Adventure, 1943-1944-1945 for My Four Daughters," Lancaster completed the writing of his wartime reminiscence in 1997. The memoir describes Lancaster's experiences as a gunner aboards B-29 bombers in the Asian and Pacific theatres during World War II, including bombing missions into China and Japan.
Dates: 1997

Carolyn Wetzel Collection

 Collection — Box: J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-624
Arrangement Items in the collection are arranged in chronological order with undated material filed last in the folder.
Dates: 1944 and undated