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Appalachian History: Overview

A guide to primary sources for the history of Appalachian region.

What's in this Guide

Threshing, Shenandoah Valley, VA 1975This guide focuses on primary sources for Appalachian history that are found in Special Collections and recommendations for selected resources available through Belk Library and Information Commons, on the web, or in regional archives.  Resources included are:

Primary Sources Tutorial

Subject Guides

Manuscripts and Archives


Digital Collections Online

Special Collections

Research Help

Photo:  Threshing, Shenandoah Valley, VA 1975. Photo by Jack Jeffers


Reference Archivist / Librarian

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