Browse Collections (24 total)

John Waite Stemwinder Collection

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John R. Waite became interested in the East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad in the early 1980s. In 1988, he established The Blue Ridge…

Contributors: Sharon Waite, with generous assistance from Chris Ford

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Clarence A. Price Home Movies Collection

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The Clarence A. Price Home Movies Collection originally consisted of 26 reels of home movie footage shot by Clarence A. Price between 1947 and 1958,…

Contributors: Janie Price King

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HL & Gladys Coffey Collection

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Hernando Leroy Coffey was born on February 13, 1900, in Watauga County Meat Camp/Bald Mountain Township to Victor and Frances Moretz Coffey. H. L.‘s…

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Henry Dewolf Aerial Surveys of Watauga County Collection

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This collection contains seven aerial photographs of Watauga County that were taken in the early 1970s for Henry DeWolf's company Aerial Surveys.…

Contributors: Anonymous

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Anna Large Postcard Collection

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17 historic postcards donated to the Watauga County Historical Society by Anna Large.

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Palmer Blair Collection

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The Palmer Blair Collection contains approximately 10,000 surviving negatives and prints, which Digital Watauga is uploading to its site as scanning…

Contributors: Sarah Lynn Spencer

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Alfred and Daisy Adams Collection

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The Alfred and Daisy Adams Collection consists at present of a single photograph showing a set of Boone businessmen, including Alfred Adams, posing on…

Contributors: Sam Adams

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Appalachian Theatre of the High Country

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Built at the direction of W. R. Winkler and A. E. Hamby in 1938, the Appalachian Theatre was an Art Deco marvel for the upstart mountain town of…

Contributors: Appalachian Theatre of the High Country, Inc.

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