Guide to the Appalachian Literary Society Records, 1905-1912

Summary Information

Title: Appalachian Literary Society Records, 1905-1912
Collection: UA.5100
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

The Appalachian Literary Society was a club at Appalachian State Teachers College (and predecessor institutions), operating from at least 1912-1937. This collection contains two books of meeting minutes, dated 1905-1912, for the Appalachian Literary Society.

Creator: Appalachian Literary Society

Biographical/Historical Note

The Appalachian Literary Society was a club at ASU predecessor institutions, operating from at least 1912-1937. It is unclear if or when this group disbanded. It has, however, seen a resurgence and as late as 2010 was in operation. They state: Appalachian Literary Society, or AppL Society for short, is a club at Appalachian State University based in literature and creative writing, the club strives to promote literacy and creativity by means of service projects and other events to be scheduled in the upcoming meetings. AppL Society is great for Communication, Education, and English Majors as well as anyone interested in reading and/or writing.

Scope and Contents

This collection contains two books of meeting minutes, dated 1905-1912, for the Appalachian Literary Society.

Arrangement

This collection is housed in one folder. This collection is stored with other small University Archives collections, as denoted by the UASC box label.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions.

Acquisitions Information

Transferred from the W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection in 2006 and accessioned as UA.2006.290.

Processing Information

Processed by Rose Buchanan in December 2011. Finding aid written by Rose Buchanan and Grant Maher, 2011.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], UA.5100: Appalachian Literary Society Records, University Archives, Appalachian State University, Boone, N.C., USA.

Container List

Appalachian Literary Society Meeting Minute Ledgers, 1905-1912 UASC_Box 1.10