Guide to the Judy Ann Wilson Schoolday Memories Book, circa 1954

Summary Information

Title: Judy Ann Wilson Schoolday Memories Book, circa 1954
Collection: AC.705
Extent: 0.01 linear feet 1 folder

The Judy Ann Wilson Schoolday Memories Book is a photograph/autograph book of Wilson's fifth grade year in Trade School in the mid-1950s. It contains only a few photographs and one autograph.

Creator: Wilson, Judy Ann

Biographical/Historical Note

Knowledge about the Trade School in Trade, Tennessee in the 1950's is very limited. Mr. Reece was principal, Judy Ann Wilson was 11 years old and in fifth grade, and her favorite teacher was Mr. Clyde Wilson. Her only autograph and note was from her brother Kenneth Dale Wilson.

Scope and Contents

This collection is a Schoolday Memories booklet of Trade School, Trade, Tennessee, belonging to Judy Ann Wilson, age 11 and in fifth grade at the time. It includes an image of Judy Ann WIlson, as well as one of her teacher, the school's principal, and the basketball team and cheerleaders. There is also an inscription by her brother, Kenneth Dale Wilson, near the back. Note: the signature on the front cover says Julia Ann Wilson.


This 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 collection was purchased from Row by Row Bookstore in 2009. Accession number AC.2010.026

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.705: Wilson, Judy Ann, Trade, Tennessee, "Schoolday Memories" Book, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Book, circa 1954 ACSC_Box 23, Folder 14