Guide to the Lynne Getz Student Papers, 1997 - 2001

Summary Information

Title: Lynne Getz Student Papers, 1997 - 2001
Collection: AC.180
Extent: 1.5 linear feet (3 boxes)
Abstract:

The Lynne Getz Student Papers consist of twenty-four oral history interviews of Watauga County, North Carolina residents conducted by Getz's public history students at Appalachian State University from 1997 to 2001. Transcripts of all interviews are available.

Creator: Getz, Lynne M., 1956-

Biographical/Historical Note

The Lynne Getz Student Papers consist of twenty-four oral histories conducted by Getz's public history students at Appalachian State University from 1997 to 2001. Most interviews contain release forms from the interviewees. Those without release forms for additional use are marked beside the interviewees' names. Interviewees were residents of Watauga County, North Carolina and surrounding counties.

Scope and Contents

The Lynne Getz Student Papers consist of oral histories conducted by Getz's public history students at Appalachian State University from 1997 to 2001. Most interviews contain release forms from the interviewees. Those without release forms for additional use are marked beside the interviewees' names. Interviewees were residents of counties surrounding Watauga County, North Carolina. One interview is restricted until the death of the interviewee.

For more information about the subject topics covered within the interviews, please see the link to the subject index (.pdf file).

Arrangement

This collection is organized into three series: Series I: Transcripts; Series II: Student Papers; and Series III: Audiovisual Materials. The collection is arranged alphabetically within series.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room with one restriction. The interview with Becky Fox is restricted during her lifetime. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections. Use of audiovisual materials requires the creation of a user copy, if none exists.

Acquisitions Information

Lynne M. Getz donated this collection to the W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection on 8 October 2002. The accession number is AC.2002.046. This collection was opened to the public on 5 November 2002.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, 5 November 2002; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, 28 June 2005, revised 2008. Finding aid updated by Cynthia Harbeson, October 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.180: Lynne Getz Student Papers, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Series I: Transcripts, 1997-2001 

Series Description

Series I: Transcripts contains twenty-four transcriptions of oral history interviews with twenty-eight individuals conducted by Lynne Getz's public history students, arranged in alphabetical order. Three interviews without release forms for additional use are marked beside the interviewees' names. One interview is restricted until the death of the interviewee (Becky Fox). Link to the subject index (.pdf file) Note: Each interview was given a unique number. The subject guide uses these numbers rather than names to identify the interviews.

  Box Folder

1.1. Kay Bosworth and Carolyn Banzhaf interview transcript, February 17, 1999 

1 1

1.2. Ward Carroll and Clyde Tester interview transcript, November 1999 

1 2

1.3. Ray Farthing interview transcript, December 8, 1999 

1 3

[RESTRICTED] 2.1. Becky Fox interview transcript, May 4, 1999 

1 4

2.2. J.C. Greene interview transcript, October 30, 1999 

1 5

2.3. Pearl Greene interview transcript, March 22, 1999 

1 6

2.4. Margaret Grigg interview transcript, March 22, 1999 

1 7

2.5. Morris Rockford Hatton, Jr. interview transcript (no release form), October 30, 1999 

1 8

2.6. Pearl Lawson interview transcript, March 3, 1999 

1 9

3.1. Howard Mast interview transcript (no release form), October 30, 1997 

1 10

3.2. Destie McGuire interview transcript, April 2, 1999 

1 11

3.3. John Cassard Miller interview transcript (no release form), undated 

1 12

3.4. Leona Moretz interview transcript, November 12, 1999 

1 13

3.5. Clarence and Ann Porch interview transcript, March 13, 1999 

1 14

3.6. Gene Reese interview transcript, December 1, 1999 

1 15

3.7. Rev. Doug Robinson interview transcript, December 12, 1999 

1 16

4.1. Jeff Shellman interview transcript, April 29, 1999 

1 17

4.2. Gilbert Taylor interview transcript, December 22, 1997 

1 18

4.3. Juanita Tobin interview transcript, March 5, 1999 

1 19

4.4. Wanda Vines interview transcript, December 12, 2001 

1 20

4.5. Robert Paul Williams interview transcript, April 21, 1999 

1 21

4.6. Jerry Wilson interview transcript, May 7, 1999 

1 22

4.7. Nora Mast Wilson interview transcript, November 14 and 30, 1997 

1 23

5.3 Dr. J. Max Dixon and Mrs. Theota Dixon interview transcript (no release forms), August 20, 1998 

1 24

Release forms, 1997-2001 

1 25
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Series II: Student Papers, undated 

Series Description

Series II: Student Papers contains two research papers written by Lynne Getz's undergraduate public history students, arranged in alphabetical order.

  Box Folder

5.1 Richard Evey "School Desegregation in Watauga County," undated 

1 26

5.2 Heather Mills "Shulls Mill Area," undated 

1 27
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Series III: Audiovisual Materials, 1999-2001 

Series Description

Series III: Audiovisual Materials contains audiocassettes, microcassettes, and two VHS tapes used to record the oral history interviews conducted by Lynne Getz's public history students. User copies need to be created prior to use.

  Box Item

Cassette 1: Kay Bosworth and Carolyn Banzhaf, February 17, 1999 

2 1

Cassette 2: Ward Carroll and Clyde Tester (1 of 3), November 1999 

2 2

Cassette 3: Ward Carroll and Clyde Tester (2 of 3), November 1999 

2 3

Cassette 4: Ward Carroll and Clyde Tester (3 of 3), November 1999 

2 4

Cassette 5: Ray Farthing, December 8, 1999 

2 5

Cassette 6: J.C. Greene, October 30, 1999 

2 6

Cassette 7: Morris Rockford Hatton, Jr., October 30, 1999 

2 7

Cassette 8: Destie McGuire, April 2, 1999 

2 8

Cassette 9: John Cassard Miller, undated 

2 9

Cassette 10: Leona Moretz, November 12, 1999 

2 10

Cassette 11: Juanita Tobin, March 5, 1999 

2 11

Microcassette 1: Cove Creek, undated 

2 12

Microcassette 2: Becky Fox (1 of 2), May 4, 1999 

2 13

Microcassette 3: Becky Fox (2 of 2), May 4, 1999 

2 14

Microcassette 4: Mrs. Greene/Mrs. Grigg (1 of 2), March 22, 1999 

2 15

Microcassette 5: Mrs. Greene/Mrs. Grigg (2 of 2), March 22, 1999 

2 16

Microcassette 6: Pearl Lawson, March 3, 1999 

2 17

Microcassette 7: Clarence and Ann Porch, March 13, 1999 

2 18

Microcassette 8: Gene Reese, December 1, 1999 

2 19

Microcassette 9: Jeff Shellman, April 29, 1999 

2 20

Microcassette 10: Wanda Vines, December 12, 2001 

2 21

Microcassette 11: Robert Paul Williams, April 21, 1999 

2 22

Microcassette 12: Jerry Wilson, May 7, 1999 

2 23

Microcassette 13: Nora Mast Wilson, November 1997 

2 24

VHS Tape 1: Jerry Wilson, undated 

3 1

VHS Tape 2: Jerry Wilson Interview #2, undated 

3 2