Guide to the Debate between R.N. Hackett and Mr. Cowles, Boone, North Carolina, September 14, 1908

Summary Information

Title: Debate between R.N. Hackett and Mr. Cowles, Boone, North Carolina, September 14, 1908
Collection: AC.505
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

This collection contains two copies of "Cowles and Hackett at Boone" as reported by Thomas Bingham, Esq., Clerk of Superior Court of Watauga County. Both are fragile and torn.

Creator: Bingham, Thomas

Biographical/Historical Note

Mr. Hackett was a Republican Congressional Representative of the 8th District of North Carolina. Mr. Cowles was a Democratic, who had served in Congress previously.

Scope and Contents

This collection is made up of two copies of Thomas Bingham's recording of a debate between Democrat R.N. Hackett and Mr. Cowles, Democrat. The debate took place in Boone, North Carolina at the court house. Both copies are browned, torn, and very fragile.

Arrangement

The materials are arranged chronologically.

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

The donor is unknown. Accessioned as AC.2000.028

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, March 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.505: Debate between R.N. Hackett and Mr. Cowles, Boone, North Carolina, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Debate between R.N. Hackett and Mr. Cowles, September 14, 1908 ACSC_Box 15.5