Browse Collections (81 total)

Crayte Teague Collection

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These images came to us from a unique situation. During the COVID-19 Pandemic the contributor found time to scan these items from prints in his…

Contributors: Gary Edmisten

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Nancy Miller Brown Collection

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This collection consists of several documents and a photo focusing on Nancy Miller Brown (1918-2019), a resident of Watauga County during her early…

Contributors: Janet Stewart

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Rufus L. Edmisten Collection

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The Rufus L. Edmisten Collection consists of numerous scrapbooks detailing the life of Rufus Edmisten, from birth to the present. From Boone, NC…

Contributors: Rufus Edmisten

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Richard Trexler Collection

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This collection consists of one item--a large hand-drawn map of Boone, circa 1940s. It was created by June Lee Russell (1916-2003) and captures…

Contributors: Richard Trexler

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Ray and Edith Estes Collection

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This collection was donated by Laura Mallard and Grant Seldomridge to the Digital Watauga Project after they acquired nine local buildings owned by…

Contributors: Laura Mallard and Grant Seldomridge

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E. T. Glenn and Lorena Lawrence Glenn Collection

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Images in this collection feature downtown Boone during parades, the 1952 Qualls Block Fire, and views from local attractions such as the Blue Ridge…

Contributors: E.T. Glenn and Lorena Lawrence Glenn Trust

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Jones House Exhibit Collection

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This collection is a representation of the exhibits Digital Watauga has displayed at the Jones House in downtown Boone, NC.

Series 01 is the…

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Duane Thomas Collection

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Photographer Duane Thomas was active in Boone around the time that George Flowers (one of the most prolific photographers in our collections) was also…

Contributors: Duane Thomas

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Boone Sesquicentennial Collection

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This collection consists of various materials associated with the 2022 celebration of the Boone Sesquicentennial--the 150th anniversary of Boone's…

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