Projects Showcase

  • The Lumbee Indians, An Annotated Bibliography

    This annotated bibliography by Glenn Ellen Starr Stilling provide a comprehensive, scholarly, online resource for information on the Lumbee Indians and related topics.
  • Kelly E. Bennett: Apostle of the Smokies

    Dr. Kelly E. Bennett (1890-1974) was a pharmacist, prominent civic leader, and political representative for Swain County, North Carolina in the mid-20th century. This exhibit explores Kelly E. Bennett Papers, housed in Appalachian State University's Special Collections Research Center, and Bennett’s role in shaping tourism in Western North Carolina.
  • Mountain Music in the Classroom

    Readings and resources for teachers and students in northwestern North Carolina's schools focused on linking mountain music traditions to state and county-level histories.