Guide to the J.H. Isbell Postcard, August 10, 1906

Summary Information

Title: J.H. Isbell Postcard, August 10, 1906
Collection: AC.709
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

This collection includes a single postcard to J.H. Isbell of Lenoir (Kings Creek), North Carolina, postmarked August 10, 1906 to Cousin Jim from Mary F.

Creator: Isbell, J. H.

Biographical/Historical Note

J.H. Isbell may have been James Horton Isbell (1880-1947) of Caldwell County, North Carolina. This James Horton Isbell is buried in Belleview Cemetery, Lenoir, North Carolina.

Scope and Contents

This collection is a black and white postcard, entitled On the Turnpike, Wilkes County, North Carolina, postmarked August 10, 1906 to J.H. Isbell from Mary F.


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 Bookworm and Silverfish in 2008. Accession number AC.2010.012

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.709: Postcard, to J.H. Isbell, Lenoir (Kings Creek), North Carolina, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Postcard, August 10, 1906 ACSC_Box 24, Folder 5