Browse Collections (24 total)

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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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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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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Bobby Brendell Postcard Collection

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Bobby Wayne Brendell (pronounced “BREN-duhl”) was born January 1, 1938, in Boone, NC, one of six children (including a twin sister) of John Raymond…

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Carolina Avenue Collection

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This collection consists of several letters, photographs, and other ephemera found inside the walls of a house at 164 Carolina Avenue in Boone by…

Contributors: Adrian Tait

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Cecil M. Greene Collection

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This collection currently consists of a single resource--an 8mm print of the H. Lee Waters film of Boone and Cove Creek. In October 1936, H. Lee…

Contributors: Cecil M. Greene

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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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Farthing-Glenn Collection

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The Farthing-Glenn Collection consists of 19 historic images of scenes in Watauga County, NC, including several scenes of the 1940 Flood in Valle…

Contributors: Mary Hazel Farthing Mast (b. 1927)

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George Flowers Collection

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The George Flowers Collection consists of a portion of a massive collection of images (estimated at four million negatives and prints) donated by…

Contributors: Boone Area Chamber of Commerce

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Glenn Thomas Collection

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This collection includes various images taken by Glenn Thomas during the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s. The images have been donated by his grandson, Curtis…

Contributors: Curtis Hubbard

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