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Appalachian Volunteers Oral History Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: BCA 0040 SAA 039
Scope and Contents The collection is comprised of sixteen audio recordings and unedited transcripts (of six of the interviews) with former Appalachian Volunteer workers who were assigned to West Virginia, between 1964 and 1967, and then settled in the area after their service ended.These interviews were recorded by Marie Tyler McGraw during the summer of 1982 with the support of an Appalachian Studies Fellowship from the Berea College Appalachian Center. McGraw's article based on this research...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1982

Appalachian Volunteers Records, Parts I and II

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: BCA 0003 SAA 002
Abstract The Appalachian Volunteers (AV) was one of the most visible and, initially, successful of the War on Poverty projects of the 1960s. At its peak—in the summers of 1966 and 1967—the organization was receiving large amounts of federal funding and had over 500 volunteer workers in the field. Its prominent involvement in social and political reform, the geographic area it served, and the factors contributing to its demise make the records of the Appalachian Volunteers a rich source for the study...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1963-1970; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1969

Arnold Krochmal Photography Collection

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: BCA 0171 HC 67
Abstract Arnold Krochmal was born January 30, 1919, in New York to Morris and Leah Krochmal. The son of immigrant parents, he was raised in the Bronx. He earned a B.S. in Pomology from North Carolina State College in 1942, and served in the Army from 1942 to 1946. After serving in the European theatre during WWII, he went on to earn his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Cornell University. Dr. Krochmal spent his life traveling the globe writing books, teaching and documenting his trips in photographs. Asa...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found within 1939 - 1949

Art and Art History Department

 Collection
Identifier: RG 06-6.13
Abstract

Official records and materials of the Berea College Art and Art History Department.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1923-2010

Articles and Writings about Berea College

 Collection
Identifier: RG 13-13.40
Scope and Contents

A collection of articles and pieces written about Berea College from a variety of non-Berea based sources and publications.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1926-2007

Asa Martin Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: BCA 0115 SAA 115
Abstract Asa Martin was born 1900 in Clark County, Kentucky where he grew up hearing music at home and at various traveling shows. He tried his hand as an entertainer, first singing on small vaudeville shows and eventually on commercial recordings and radio with Madison County, Kentucky fiddler, Doc Roberts.On their recordings for Gennett and other labels, he played guitar with Roberts and performed a varied repertoire of songs that included parodies, traditional ballads, and current...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1920-1979

Asher and Little Jimmie Sizemore Radio Program Reference Collection

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: BCA 0143 SAA 143
Abstract Asher Sizemore (1906-1975) initially worked as a bookkeeper for a mining company in Pike County, Kentucky, but aspired to be a singer. In 1931, singing old-time and cowboy songs, he appeared on radio in Huntington, West Virginia, before moving to WCKY Cincinnati and then WHAS Louisville, where he was first joined on air by his five-year-old son Jimmie (1928-  ). In 1933, the duo were hired by the WSM Grand Ole Opry, where they remained a popular act for about 10 years. Asher and Little...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1933-1990

Asian Studies Department

 Collection — Container: RG 6 Box 2 Oversized
Identifier: RG 06-6.52
Abstract

Records of the Asian Studies Program of Berea College.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 2008-2009

Associate Dean of General Studies

 Collection
Identifier: RG 06-6.40
Abstract

Records of Steve Gowler from his tenure as Associate Dean of General Studies at Berea College.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 2006-2010

Audio-Visual Services

 Collection
Identifier: RG 06-6.14
Abstract

Official records of the Audio-Visual Department of Berea College.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1959-1993

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Frontier Nursing Service, Inc. 4
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John C. Campbell Folk School. 4
Lincoln Institute (Simpsonville, Ky.). 4
Pettit, Katherine. 4
American Association of University Professors. 3
Appalachian Studies Association. 3
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Buckhorn Children's Center (Buckhorn, Ky.). 3
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Christmas Country Dance School. 3
Church of Christ, Union (Berea, Ky.). 3
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Red Bird Mission (Beverly, Ky.). 3
Renfro Valley Barn Dance (Radio program) -- History. 3
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Country Music Express (Radio program). 2
Courier-Journal (Louisville, Ky.). 2
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