Guide to the Dollar Family Photographs, November 9, 2011

Summary Information

Title: Dollar Family Photographs, November 9, 2011
Collection: AC.789
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

This photograph collection includes the scanned images of a group of nineteen black and white photographs of Millers, Sluders, and Canters, all of whom are related to the Dollar family of Pottertown, Watauga County, North Carolina.

Creator: Dollar family

Biographical/Historical Note

Most of the people listed on the photographs (see Scope and Contents note) are from the Potterstown community of Watauga County, North Carolina. Arlie Vestal Miller was married to Safrona Elizabeth Proffit Miller in Meat Camp Road, Todd, North Carolina. Frank William Canter (1887-1947) was the father of Harvey Junior Canter and they lived in Potterstown, North Carolina.

Scope and Contents

This collection is a CD with digital images of the Dollar Family photographs, dated November 9, 2011. The Dollar family is from Potterstown, Watauga County, North Carolina. Most of the 19 black and white photographs are identified on backs. Names include John Robert Miller, Arlie Vestal Miller, Mary Sluder and children, Frank Canter and family, Pearl and Daisy Main, sisters of R.O. Main, Wesley and Mae Sluder, Bill Phillips, Charles Franklin Miller, Harvey Junior Canter, and Katie Sluder. A user copy on CD is available.


There is no formal arrangement to 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 a gift from the Dollar family. Accession number AC.2011.111

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Anita Elliott, February 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.789: Dollar Family Photographs CD, Potterstown, Watauga County, North Carolina, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Photographs, November 9, 2011 ACSC_Box 26, Folder 16