Guide to the Kawana Maps, undated

Summary Information

Title: Kawana Maps, undated
Collection: AC.284
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 oversize folder)
Abstract:

Kawana Maps is a collection of two handwritten maps of the Kawana area by Ruby Lanier's undergraduate student Mike Clark. This collection provides insight into the land ownership of the Kawana community, located in Avery County, North Carolina, former Caldwell County.

Creator: Clark, Mike

Biographical/Historical Note

Kawana is a community in Avery County, North Carolina near Simmons and Persimmon Ridges. Surnames of community members include Bowman, Setzer, Woody, Clark(e), Eastman, and Hice. The community contained a railroad, three grist mills, and cemeteries.

Scope and Contents

Kawana Maps is a collection of two handwritten maps of the Kawana area by Ruby Lanier's undergraduate student Mike Clark. This collection provides insight into the land ownership of the Kawana community, located in Avery County, North Carolina, former Caldwell County.

Arrangement

This collection is housed in one folder.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions.

Acquisitions Information

Ruby Lanier donated this collection to the Special Collections in December 2005. The accession number is AC.2006.007. This collection was opened to the public in March, 2006.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, March, 2006; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, March, 2006

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.284: Kawana Maps, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

 1838-1900 map. Folder 1
 1900-1925 map. Folder 1