Guide to the Gregory and Agnes Bussiere Collection, 1940-2006

Summary Information

Title: Gregory and Agnes Bussiere Collection, 1940-2006
Collection: UA.5121
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

Agnes Bussiere was a member of the ASTC class of 1942. Upon her death in 2006, her husband Gregory wrote to "Appalachian Today" and included three photos, presumably from Agnes' time at ASTC. That letter and the three photos comprise this collection.

Creator: Bussiere, Agnes; Bussiere, Gregory

Biographical/Historical Note

Agnes Faggart was born March 5, 1920 in Cabarrus County, North Carolina. She attended Appalachian State Teachers College and was a member of the class of 1942. As an ASTC student, she was the Girls' Basketball Team manager, Intramurals manager, a member of the Girls "A" Club, and a Gramamr Grade and Physical Education major. She was married to Gregory F. Bussiere and served in the military. Agnes Bussiere died July 15, 2006.

Scope and Contents

This accession contains the contents of an envelope which were mailed to "Appalachian Today". Included in the envelope was a single letter and three photographs. The sender, Gregory Bussiere, wrote in the letter that his wife, Agnes, has passed away. According to "Appalachian Today", Agnes was a member of the class of 1942. In the picture printed on the letter, Agnes is in a military uniform. Two of the photos are of students outside after a heavy snow and one is of a female sports team.


This collection is housed in one folder.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room, located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

Collection was donated by Linda Coutant from the Office of Public Affairs, who received it from Gregory Bussiere, September 2006. It was accessioned into University Archives as UA.2007.146 on April 13, 2008.

Processing Information

Processed by Grant Maher, 2011.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], UA.5121: Gregory and Agnes Bussiere Collection, University Archives, Appalachian State University, Boone, N.C., USA.

Container List

Letters and Photographs UASC_Box 1.1