Guide to the Lewis Shaw Materials, 1984, undated

Summary Information

Title: Lewis Shaw Materials, 1984, undated
Collection: AC.159
Extent: 0.02 linear feet (2 folders)
Abstract:

Lewis Shaw Materials contains Lewis Shaw's manuscript in two stages of revision about Linville and Avery County, North Carolina and its inhabitants,

Creator: Shaw, Lewis, 1888-

Biographical/Historical Note

Lewis Shaw Materials contains Lewis Shaw's manuscript in two stages of revision about Linville and Avery County, North Carolina and its inhabitants. The work is untitled and covers observations made by Shaw in about 1960. Materials by Gloria Houston McLendon assessed this manuscript.

Scope and Contents

Lewis Shaw Materials contains Lewis Shaw's manuscript in two stages of revision about Linville and Avery County, North Carolina and its inhabitants.

Arrangement

This collection is divided into the following series: First Draft, Second Draft, Miscellaneous, and Correspondence.

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 MSL. This collection was opened to the public on September 2002.

Processing Information

Processed by Deborah Bell, circa 1994; Kathryn Staley, September 2002; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, June 2005

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.159: Lewis Shaw Materials, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

                   
First Draft Series. (n.d.)
First Draft Series contains the handwritten draft of Lewis Shaw's untitled manuscript about Linville, North Carolina.
                   
Second Draft Series. (n.d.)
Second Draft Series contains the typed draft of Lewis Shaw's untitled manuscript about Linville, North Carolina.
                   
Miscellaneous Series. (n.d.)
Miscellaneous Series contains materials possibly related to Shaw's manuscript, original order. Included are page 6 of the typed manuscript, six versions of page 40 of the typed manuscript, and a newspaper clipping of pictures of arrowheads and the obituary of Will Ledford, age 102.
                   
Correspondence Series. (1984, n.d.)
Correspondence Series contains correspondence regarding the potential publication of Shaw's manuscript, original order.