Guide to the Faye Trail Deaton Collection, 2003

Summary Information

Title: Faye Trail Deaton Collection, 2003
Collection: AC.417
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

Faye Trail Deaton Collection consists of 1 loose poem written by Faye Trail Deaton and a corresponding letter briefly describing its origins.

Creator: Deaton, Faye Trail

Biographical/Historical Note

Faye Trail Deaton was raised in a Harlan County, Kentucky coal mining camp in the 1930s and attended Pine Mountain Settlement School, a co-ed boarding school. She worked at City National Bank in Chicago and raised two sons with her husband. She wrote View from a Grapevine Swing (2001) and Tossed by the Wind: Poems (2003).

Scope and Contents

The collection includes one loose poem written by Faye Trail Deaton and a corresponding letter briefly describing its origins.

Arrangement

Materials are arranged in a single archival 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

These materials were originally located within Deaton's book Tossed by the Wind. Its accession number is AC.2008.024. It opened to the public in July 2008.

Processing Information

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

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.417: Faye Trail Deaton Collection, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Letter, 2004  Folder 1
"Puppeteer," 2003  Folder 1