Browse Collections (19 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

Anna Large Postcard Collection

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

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.

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…

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

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

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)

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

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

Historic Boone Collection

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This collection is drawn from the photographs and materials collected by the Historic Boone local history group, which operated from 1994 until the…