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Identifier: SM 03-08
Content Description The collection consists of two items. The first is a shipping statement page reading, “This Package From E.B. Monteith, Dillsboro, N. Car. ‘The Best Place to Trade.’ Peters Diamond Brand Shoes. Solid Leather Footwear. Thank You – Call Again.” The second item is a set of fabric samples inside a binder for overcoatings with the name International Coatings, Custom Service. Handwritten on the cover is “E.B. Montieth [sic], Dillsboro, N.C. 3 – 21- 33 (March 21, 1933). Inside the...
Identifier: MSS 13-07
Content Description The Great Smoky Mountains Railway was a railway which operated in western North Carolina, and was founded in 1988, as a tourist railroad. The railway originally operated on 67 miles of track between Dillsboro and Murphy, which was the western portion of the route known as the "Murphy Branch." The Murphy Branch operated between Asheville and Murphy, N.C., in the latter part of the 19th century and into the 20th century. In 1988, the state of North Carolina purchased the Murphy Branch from the...
Dates: 1988 - 2008
Identifier: SM 09-01
Scope and Contents This collection contains a scrapbook by Ila Champion, who was a student at Cullowhee State Normal School (later Western Carolina University).Ila Champion Cullowhee State Normal ScrapbookScrapbook with Cullowhee State Normal School logo on cover. Contains clippings (see below), memorabilia concerning campus events, graduation name cards, programs (see below), correspondence, and ephemera.Clippings"Cullowhee Legally Becomes Teachers College, April...
Dates: 1928 - 1934
Identifier: MSS 02-07
Scope and Contents Nantahala Power and Light was formed in 1929 by Alcoa to harness the hydroelectric power of Western North Carolina and serve as a public electric utility for the region. The company operated under Alcoa until 1988 when it was absorbed by Duke Power (Duke Energy). This collection primarily consists of the files of the company during this period.The first addition to this collection primarily consists of bound volumes of minutes of board meetings, correspondence, brochures, clippings...
Dates: 1900 - 2003
Identifier: MSS 17-01
Scope and Contents Programs, photographs, cast lists, and other ephemera from WCU theater productions.
Dates: 1969 - 2004
Identifier: MSS 95-3
Content Description Personal papers of William Estes and related family of Swain County, North Carolina. The papers include personal and/or business correspondence; papers related to Estes' capacity as a judicial official (court summons or actions; warrants; notices of actions, petitions, and decisions; agreements); property and land related papers (notices, transactions, surveys, etc.); receipts and memorandum & account booklets; surveys and reports on stills and distilleries, road duty, or schools;...
Dates: 1851 - 1923
- Subject: Ephemera X
- Correspondence 4
- Ephemera 4
- Clippings (information artifacts) 3
- Photographs 3
- Brochures 2
- Legal documents -- North Carolina, Western 2
- Legal instruments 2
- Printed ephemera -- North Carolina, Western 2
- Scrapbooks 2
- Annual reports 1
- Audiocassettes 1
- Blueprints (reprographic copies) 1
- Business records 1
- College theater -- North Carolina -- Cullowhee 1
- Cullowhee State Normal School (Cullowhee, N.C.) -- Students 1
- Electric utilities -- North Carolina, Western 1
- Estes, William M., 1829-1921 -- Correspondence 1
- Hydroelectric power plants -- North Carolina, Western 1
- Memorabilia 1
- Minutes (administrative records) 1 ∧ less
- Cullowhee State Normal School (Cullowhee, N.C.) 1
- Estes, William M., 1829-1921 1
- Great Smoky Mountains Railway 1
- Kitchen Lumber Company 1
- Monteith, E. B. (Elias Brendle), 1876-1954 1