Guide to the Boone Chapel Church Ledger and Nameplates, 1937-1938, undated

Summary Information

Title: Boone Chapel Church Ledger and Nameplates, 1937-1938, undated
Collection: AC.759
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

This collection contains the handwritten weekly statistics of Sunday meetings at the Boone Chapel Church in Boone, North Carolina during the years of 1937 and 1938 entered into a Day Book, along with Nameplates of several members.

Creator: Boone Chapel Church (Boone, N.C.).

Biographical/Historical Note

The Boone Chapel Church was located in Boone, North Carolina.

Scope and Contents

This collection is a weekly Sunday meeting ledger of Boone Chapel Church, located in Boone, Watauga County, North Carolina. The entries are handwritten in pencil, giving the time the meeting began, the hymn numbers sung, the attendance in various Sunday School classes and teachers' names, and the total attendance and offering for the day. Also noted are the number of visitors, the superintendent's and secretary's names, and sometimes the date. There are also several pages of individuals' names and the dates they attended church. Also in the collection are twelve individual nameplates.


There 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 donated by Sandra Hagler in 2011. Accession number AC.2011.042

Processing Information

This was processed by Anita Elliott, January 2014. 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.759: Boone Chapel Church, Boone, Watauga County, North Carolina Ledger and Nameplates, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Ledger and nameplates, 1937-1938, undated ACSC_Box 25, Folder 17