Guide to the Appalachian Studies Student Alliance Collection, 1999 - 2001

Summary Information

Title: Appalachian Studies Student Alliance Collection, 1999 - 2001
Collection: AC.106
Extent: 0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Abstract:

The Appalachian Studies Student Alliance Collection covers the development of the Appalachian Studies Student Alliance. Papers include fliers, e-mail print-outs, surveys, posters. It is a non-incorporated, unofficial student organization for Appalachian Studies undergraduates, graduates and alumnus at Appalachian State University. This collection contains correspondence and surveys regarding the attitudes of graduate students regarding Appalachian State University's Appalachian Studies program.

Creator: Appalachian Studies Student Alliance

Biographical/Historical Note

 Appalachian Studies Student Alliance was a non-incorporated, unofficial student organization for Appalachian Studies undergraduates, graduates and alumnus at Appalachian State University. Developed as Helen Lewis' Fall 1999 Participatory Research class project by graduate students Donovan Cain and Erica Collins, the Appalachian Studies graduate students decided to develop an unofficial organization to hold social events for students and alumnus and educational events for the Boone community about Appalachian culture.

Scope and Contents

The Appalachian Studies Student Alliance Collection covers the development of the Appalachian Studies Student Alliance. Papers include fliers, e-mail print-outs, surveys, posters. It is a non-incorporated, unofficial student organization for Appalachian Studies undergraduates, graduates and alumnus at Appalachian State University. This collection contains correspondence and surveys regarding the attitudes of graduate students regarding Appalachian State University's Appalachian Studies program.

Arrangement

Papers include fliers, e-mail print-outs, surveys, posters. This collection was organized by type.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

Erica Collins donated the collection in May 2000. This collection was opened to the public in 2000.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, 2000; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, Rachel Critzer, 2005

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.106: Appalachian Studies Student Alliance Records, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC, USA.

Container List

 

Appalachian Studies Student Alliance Records, 1999-2000 Box 1