Guide to the West Virginia Beekeeping Information Guide, 1995

Summary Information

Title: West Virginia Beekeeping Information Guide, 1995
Collection: AC.704
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

The West Virginia Beekeeping Information Guide is a folder full of beekeeping supplies catalogs and instructional sheets, which probably came from the West Virginia Honey Festival in Parkersburg, West Virginia.

Creator: unknown

Biographical/Historical Note

No information beyond what is included in the guide is available for this collection.

Scope and Contents

The West Virginia Beekeeping Information Guide contains four beekeeping supplies catalogs: Walter T. Kelley Company, Clarkson, Kentucky; Brushy Mountain Bee Farm Catalog, Moravian Falls, North Carolina; Dadant Catalog, Hamilton, Illinois; and Mann Lake Ltd. Catalog, Hackensack, Minnesota. Also within are informational sheets on beekeeping organizations, pest and disease controls, building instructions for beehives, and much more. There is a brochure on the West Virginia Honey Festival in Parkersburg, West Virginia in 1995, and this may have been the source of all this information.

Arrangement

This is no formal arrangement of this 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 collection was purchased from Appalachian Mountain Books in 2009. Accession number AC.2010.024

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Anita Elliott, December 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.704: West Virginia Beekeeping Information Guide, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Information guide, 1995 ACSC_Box 23, Folder 13