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Portraits

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

David M. Sherman Collection, Add. #5

 Collection
Identifier: SM 10-06
Content Description (1) Framed portrait of Arnold Guyot with accompanying signature.(2) Arnold Guyot, On the Appalachian Mountain System (New Haven: Printed by E. Hayes, 1861)(3) “Arnold Guyot’s Notes on the Geography of the Mountain District of Western North Carolina,” reprinted from the North Carolina Historical Review, Vol. XV, pp. 251 – 318.(4) Paul M. Fink and Myron H. Avery, “Arnold Guyot’s Explorations in the Great Smoky Mountains,” reprinted from Appalachia, December...
Dates: 1861 - 1938

Doris Davis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SM 00-06
Contents Three (3) portraits of "Father," "Mother," and "Child." The pictures may represent Newt and Emma Browning, but positive identification has not been confirmed.
Dates: 0000

Drs. McGuire Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 81-12
Content Description Records and memorabilia of Drs. McGuire, early dentists of Jackson County, NC.
Dates: 1900 - 1971

Gideon Laney Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 18-03
Content Description This collection concerns the photography of Gideon Laney (December 22, 1889-February 16, 1976), of Brasstown, in Clay County, NC. He served in France during World War I, and returned to North Carolina after his discharge in 1919. In 1924, he married Martha Creech Ison, and their daughter, Grace Elizabeth, was born in 1925. Martha died in 1929, leaving Gideon to raise their young daughter. Gideon began taking photographs with a borrowed camera after his wife’s death, in an...
Dates: 1923 - 1990

H. G. Hall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SM 00-08
Contents Account book: 1844 - 1849. Picture of Sgt. J.L. Hall in uniform: c. World War I. Books: Boy Scout handbook; The Children's Own Reader Book 4; Appleton's School Reader -- Fifth Reader; The Captives of Abb's Valley; The Ladies Almanac, 1963; The Ladies Almanac, 1965; The Elementary spelling Book; Stoddard's American Intellectual Arithmetic; McGuffey's New 2nd Eclectic Reader; Portrait of "Mr. & Mrs. I.A. Taylor (filed as oversize)...
Dates: 1844 - 1965

Hubert Hayes Mountain Youth Jamboree Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 87-03
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials related to the Mountain Youth Jamboree, an annual performing arts event in Asheville, NC, where young people from the Southeast gathered to learn and perform folk music, dance, and song. Hubert Hayes founded the Jamboree in 1948. After his death, in 1964, Hayes’s widow, Leona Hayes, continued to run the gathering until its end. The last Mountain Youth Jamboree, which was held in April 1973. It was concluded with a trip to England to the International Folk...
Dates: 1914 - 1984

M.D. Adams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SM 00-03
Content Description Portrait of a "Mountain Man" (canvas). Filed as "oversize." Signed "Susan Connell."
Dates: 1970

Sara Madison Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 18-05
Content Description Dr. Sara Sutton Madison (1931-2017) was the daughter of Eddie Marie Wike Sutton and Ralph Coleman Sutton. Eddie Marie Wike Sutton was the daughter of Dallas W. Wike and Emma Jane Shelton Wike, of Jackson County, NC. Sara’s parents and Sara lived in Davies Hall on the campus of Western Carolina University, and later in the community of Buzzards Roost, overlooking Western Carolina University. Much of this collection is composed of photographs, family correspondence, and other documents concerning...
Dates: 1869 - 2014

William E. Bird Collection, Add. #1

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 81-04
Content Description This addition to the William E. Bird collection contains poems by Bird and unidentified photographs.
Dates: 1900 - 1965