This collection contains receipts of W.R. Gragg as Boone Mayor and the Watauga County Register of Deeds (1905-1914); receipts to Gragg of Privilege Tax to operate an automobile livery (1915-1916); personal tax receipts (1911-1918, 1922, 1924); letterhead of Watauga Lumber and Furniture Co., Boone, North Carolina that lists Gragg as President; and original deeds. Persons named in the deeds include: Larkin Hodges, Joseph Hayes, Eliza Hayes, J.C. Trivett, Nancy Trivett, J.J. & Mary E. Coffey, W.C. & Carrie L. Coffey, Nathan Horton, J.G. Horton, N.N. Colvard, W.B. Councill, Jr., Elizabeth Councill, J.F. Spainhour, E.C. & N.J. Moody, C.G. & C.L. Horton, W.R. Gragg, L.M. & Jemina Hodges, E.M. & Rachel Gragg, Jesse F. Robbins, Charles Critcher, Edward N. Hahn, and Myra Gragg.