Guide to the Bertram Adams Papers, undated

Summary Information

Title: Bertram Adams Papers, undated
Collection: AC.147
Extent: 0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Abstract:

The Bertram Adams Papers are photocopies of the Descendants of John Adams of Cove Creek, North Carolina, books 4, 11, 12, and 13 by Bertram Adams and photocopies of various genealogical materials for the Adams family, primarily in Watauga County, North Carolina. Though undated, the materials cover a period of time from circa 1760 to circa 1950.

Creator: Adams, Bertram

Biographical/Historical Note

Bertram Adams was a descendant of John Adams of Cove Creek, North Carolina. Born on January 25, 1907, he lived in Asheville, North Carolina with his wife, Grace Eugenia Adams. He died on January 31, 1995 in Naples, Florida.

Scope and Contents

The Bertram Adams Papers are photocopies of the Descendants of John Adams of Cove Creek, North Carolina, books 4, 11, 12, and 13 by Bertram Adams and photocopies of various genealogical materials for the Adams family, primarily in Watauga County, North Carolina. Though undated, the materials cover a period of time from circa 1760 to circa 1950. Some of the individual pages from the books are missing.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by book, with articles following books 4, 11, 12, and 13.

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

Provenance is unknown. The accession number is MAF. This collection was opened to the public on 22 August 2002.

Processing Information

Processed by Deborah Bell, Kathryn Staley, 1994, 2002; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, May 2005; Revised by Cynthia Harbeson, July 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.147: Bertram Adams Papers, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

  Box Folder

Descendants of John Adams of Cove Creek, NC: Book 4, pages 1-223, undated 

1 1

Descendants of John Adams of Cove Creek, NC: Book 4, pages 224-497, undated 

1 2

Descendants of John Adams of Cove Creek, NC: Book 11, pages 1-165, undated 

1 3

Descendants of John Adams of Cove Creek, NC: Book 11, pages 166-494, undated 

1 4

Descendants of John Adams of Cove Creek, NC: Book 12, pages 1-159, undated 

1 5

Descendants of John Adams of Cove Creek, NC: Book 12, pages 160-491, undated 

1 6

Descendants of John Adams of Cove Creek, NC: Book 13, undated 

1 7

The Adams Family in America: John Adams-Esther Hawkins, undated 

1 8

History of the Adams Family, undated 

1 9

Founders of Adams Name in Watauga County, North Carolina, undated 

1 10

"...And Rumors of Wars" by Alda Adams Todd, undated 

1 11