Guide to the Appalachian Resource Center Records, 1979

Summary Information

Title: Appalachian Resource Center Records, 1979
Collection: AC.855
Extent: 0.25 linear feet (1 box)

The Appalachian Resource Center Records is a collection of surveys sent in 1979 from the Center to various agencies/universities to garner information on available resources relating to studies, crafts, education, outreach programs, and publications in the southeastern states.

Creator: Appalachian Resource Center

Biographical/Historical Note

Information on the Appalachian Resource Center is limited. The address on the letter accompanying the surveys was Appalachian Resource Center, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, North Carolina.

Scope and Contents

This collection contains completed surveys from various agencies, departments, and universities throughout the southern states, giving information about southern-related education, programs, publications and operations.


The collection is alphabetized per institution/project name.

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

The provenance of this collection is unknown. No accession number is associated with the collection.

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.855: Appalachian Resource Center Records, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

  Box Folder

Reference Surveys, A-B, 1979 

1 1

Reference Surveys, C-F, 1979 

1 2

Reference Surveys, G-Z, 1979 

1 3