Browse Collections (11 total)

Bobby McMillon Collection

B McMillon with guitar.jpg

This is a collection of photographs, documents, and audio recordings that document Bobby McMillon's performance and song collecting career, as well as…

Neva Elizabeth Bailey Photographs, 1928-1931


This is a collection of photographs made between 1928 and 1931 by Neva Elizabeth Bailey Walton when she was a music teacher at the Dorland-Bell School…

Mars Hill College Collection on Joe Anderson

Joe Anderson memorial.jpg

This digital collection includes notes about Joe Anderson and his family, as well as letters and published articles about the story in which the…

Edward Carter Family Papers

Bill of Sale_Robert.jpg

This is a collection of correspondence, business papers, deeds, and photographs that belonged to Mars Hill College founder Edward Carter, his…

Mars Hill College Historic Photographs


This is a collection of historic photographs dating from the late 19th century to early 1961 from the Mars Hill University Archives.

Contributors: Mars Hill College

James G.K. McClure, Jr. Collection


The photographs and publications in this collection were part of the work of the Farmers Federation of Western North Carolina, an organization founded…

Contributors: Farmers Federation

"The Spirit of the Dance"

BLL Dance Book_p9.jpg

An unpublished manuscript by Bascom Lamar Lunsford that discusses Appalachian folk dance figures and calls and illustrates the figures with…

Contributors: Bascom Lamar Lunsford

Nina L. Paxton Papers, 1937-1970

Courier-Journal Magazine_1_14_1962_p18.jpg

This is the collection of Nina Paxton's correspondence, personal accounts, and newspaper and magazine articles related to her hearing Amelia Earhart's…

Contributors: Estelle Rizk

Leonidas Bryant Correspondence, 1861-1864


William A. Barnhill Collection

75-1-6_img 19.jpg