Guide to the Wes Waugh "Appalachian Relic" prints, 2000

Summary Information

Title: Wes Waugh "Appalachian Relic" prints, 2000
Collection: AC.895
Extent: 3.0 linear feet (1 oversize folder)
Abstract:

The collection consists of 8 prints of Appalachian Relic, a watercolor painted by Wes Waugh. The painting depicts an old house on top of hill with mountains rising in the background. The image is dedicated to Lee Smith and features a quote from her 1983 novel, Oral History.

Creator: Waugh, Wes

Biographical/Historical Note

Wes Waugh is a Boone, North Carolina watercolorist specializing in scenes from America's southeast. He was influenced by Joe Miller and Noyes Capehart, two artists local to Watauga County. He currently works as a program director and instructor in the Learning Assistance Program at Appalachian State University.

Scope and Contents

The collection includes 8 prints of Appalachian Relic, a watercolor painted by Wes Waugh in 1999. The painting depicts an old house on top of hill with mountains rising in the background. The image is dedicated to Lee Smith and features a quote from her 1983 novel, Oral History.

Arrangement

The collection consists of one folder.

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

Provenance is unknown. The collection was accessioned as AC.2010.080.

Processing Information

The collection was processed and finding aid generated by Trevor McKenzie, November 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.895: Wes Waugh "Appalachian Relic" prints, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

  Oversize

Prints, 2000 

Folder 1