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Archives in Appalachia

Archives in Appalachia

a directory

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Published by Appalachian Consortium in Boone, NC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
    • Subjects:
    • Archives -- Appalachian Region, Southern -- Directories.,
    • Appalachian Region, Southern -- Directories.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      StatementEllen Garrison, editor.
      ContributionsGarrison, Ellen., Appalachian Consortium.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCD3053 .A73 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination61 p. :
      Number of Pages61
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2755018M
      LC Control Number86108100


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Consists of tabulated entries describing repositories in counties in the South-Central Appalachia region which hold historical records documenting the political, social, cultural, and.

presents serial archive listings for. Appalachia. Appalachia is a journal of mountaineering and conservation published by the Appalachian Mountain Club. Publication History.

Appalachia began publishing in No issue or contribution copyright renewals were found for this serial. It is still published today. Persistent Archives of Complete Issues.

HathiTrust has volumes. Genre/Form: Directories: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Archives in Appalachia. Boone, NC: Appalachian Consortium, (OCoLC) Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : This book, Ray Hicks and the Jack Tales, is an interesting and informative look at our oral tradition and Ray Hicks.

It discusses the life of a fascinating Appalachian storyteller, Ray Hicks, and his witty, humerous stories that are also filled with subtle wisdom. Bloodletting in Appalachia, by Howard Lee.

This book, first published inis in many ways as much a primary source as a secondary source. Lee served as Attorney General of West Virginia in the s and s, so he experienced firsthand much of what he writes about. The Digital Library of Appalachia compiles and records archival and historical resources pertaining to the southern and central Appalachian region’s culture.

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