Guide to the C.S. Carrington (Bristol, Tennessee) Papers, circa 1890s

Summary Information

Title: C.S. Carrington (Bristol, Tennessee) Papers, circa 1890s
Collection: AC.546
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

This collection is one sheet of letterhead from the office of C.S. Carrington, Bristol, Tennessee with a geometrical problem handwritten in pencil. Dated December 189_.  Rather delicate paper.

Creator: Carrington, C.S.

Biographical/Historical Note

The only known facts are this document is from the office of C.S. Carrington in Bristol, Tennessee, dated December 189? and is a written geometry problem.

Scope and Contents

It is unclear what the solution of this geometric problem is or its use. It comes from the desk of C.S. Carrington in Bristol, Tennessee in December 189_. One sheet of paper that has been folded several times, in good condition.


It is a single-item collection.

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

This document was discovered on desk of Dr. Fred Hay, Appalachian Collection librarian, and its origin is unknown. Accession number is AC.2001.064.

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.546: C.S. Carrington (Bristol, Tennessee) Papers, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Letter, circa 1890s ACSC_Box 16.12