Guide to the "Ashe County Quiet" Print, 1985

Summary Information

Title: "Ashe County Quiet" Print, 1985
Collection: AC.399
Extent: 2 linear feet (1 oversized folder)

"Ashe County Quiet" is a pen and ink scene depicting an Ashe County barn built circa. 1880.

Creator: Dunkleman, Al.

Biographical/Historical Note

Al Dunkleman graduated from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh (1977), A.A. from Virginia Highlands Community College (1996), B.A. in Applied Sociology from University of North Carolina at Wilmington (2000), and a Masters of Arts Degree in Sociology from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC, (2003). He had taught photography, guitar, Spanish, basic drawing as well as worked in the social work field at State Street Church of Christ, Agape of North Carolina in Wilmington, North Carolina, and Pine Valley Church of Christ in Wilmington. Since the Fall of 2002, he has been Sociology Instructor at Cleveland Community College in Shelby, North Carolina.

Scope and Contents

"Ashe County Quiet" Print consists of a folder containing three prints of Al Dunkleman's "Ashe County Quiet" and an order form for "Ashe County Quiet." The area included in the pen and ink design is Barr Evergreens Tree Farm in Crumpler, NC, just a short distance from the old Healing Springs Elementary School.


The collection is arranged in one folder.

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. Its accession number is AC.2008.005. It was opened to the public in February 2008.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, February 2008; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, February 2008

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.399: "Ashe County Quiet" Print, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Prints, 1985 Folder 1