Guide to the Sarah Poteete Thesis Research and Interviews, 2001-2002

Summary Information

Title: Sarah Poteete Thesis Research and Interviews, 2001-2002
Collection: AC.818
Extent: 0.5 linear feetĀ (1 CD shoebox)
Abstract:

This collection includes Sarah Poteete's interviews and research for her thesis for Appalachian State University, entitled "By their own agency : a medical history of Ashe County, North Carolina." The materials are all available on CD.

Creator: Poteete, Sarah Parker

Biographical/Historical Note

Sarah Poteete is a 2003 graduate of Appalachian State University's Appalachian Studies program. She currently works as the donor relations coordinator for the University Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She and her husband, Eddie Huffman, live in Carrboro, North Carolina.

Scope and Contents

This collection includes nine compact discs of interviews conducted by Sarah Poteete for her 2003 Appalachian State University thesis, "By their own agency : a medical history of Ashe County, North Carolina." Interviews include: Joe Robinson, Three Top, Ashe County, North Carolina 3/13/2001; CB Jones, Ashe Memorial Hospital, Jefferson, Ashe County, North Carolina, 3/19/2001; Wade Brown, Boone, Watauga County, North Carolina, 4/6/2001; Joe Stephens, The Peak, Ashe County, North Carolina, 4/9/2001 (2 discs); Joseph Robinson III, Appalachian State University, Boone, Watauga County, North Carolina, 9/10/2001; Dora Wellington Horton, Boone, Watauga County, North Carolina, 9/20/2001; Clara Gray, Riverside Community Center, Ashe County, North Carolina, 12/6/2001; and Reggie Hunt, Boone Mennonite Brethren Church, Boone, Watauga County, North Carolina, 4/25/2002. User copies are available for use on CD.

Arrangement

Interviews are arranged by chronologically.

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 Sarah Poteete in 2005. It was accessioned as AC.2005.021.

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, March 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.818: Sarah Poteete Thesis Research and Interviews, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.