Guide to the Carol Oliff Photographs and Slides, 1977

Summary Information

Title: Carol Oliff Photographs and Slides, 1977
Collection: AC.509
Extent: 0.02 linear feet (1 folder, 1 folder in cold storage)
Abstract:

This collection consists of black & white photographs by Carol Oliff of people and places around Meat Camp, Watauga County, North Carolina while she was attending Appalachian State University in 1977. Most photos have a description and date on backs. Also in Cold Storage are 11 color slides of scenery in Watauga County.

Creator: Oliff, Carol

Biographical/Historical Note

The grist mill featured in the photos was named Winebarger Mill, located in Meat Camp, Watauga County, North Carolina. The man with the team of horses 'breaking ground' is unnamed, but the photo was taken in the Meat Camp area in Spring 1977.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 16 black & white photographs by Carol Oliff of people and places around Meat Camp, Watauga County, North Carolina while she was attending Appalachian State University in 1977.

The man with the team of horses is not identified, but the photo was taken in the Meat Camp area also. Most photos have a description and date on backs.

Also in Cold Storage are 11 color slides of scenery in Watauga County.

Arrangement

The black & white photos are kept in original order. The color slides are not dated or ordered.

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

Donated by the photographer Carol Oliff with explanatory note in control file. Although the letter isn't dated, the photos date to 1977. Accession number AC.2000.033

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.509: Carol Oliff Photographs and Slides, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Color Slides of Watauga County, North Carolina, ca. 1977  Cold Storage 1
Photographs, black & white, of Meat Camp, Watauga County, North Carolina, ca. 1977  ACSC Box 15.9