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The Southern Appalachian Archives is a rich storehouse of manuscripts and collections that document local and regional history. Notable among the treasures held in the Southern Appalachian Archives are:

Other special collections include:

In addition to the non-circulating special collections, other Appalachian-related materials can be accessed through the Renfro Library catalog and are available for circulation.

An endowment in support of the Ramsey Center's Southern Appalachian Archives has been made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities :  Exploring the human endeavor.

Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this Web resource do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.


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