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Researching University History in the University Archives: App State History Tools

This guide provides an overview of sources from the University Archives that will help you research the history of Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina.

University History Timelines

Selected Secondary Sources

Fact Books

Fact Books provide statistical data about the University, starting in 1969.  Brief enrollment history is available starting in 1903 on this website also.

https://irap.appstate.edu/fact-book/fact-book-archives

First Hundred Years Book Text

University Titles Over Time

1899-1903  Watauga Academy

1903-1925  Appalachian Training School

1925-1929  Appalachian State Normal School

1929-1967  Appalachian State Teachers College

1967-           Appalachian State University