Finding Aid Number 6
Union College Archives

UC 7.1 Library-Various

Record Group : 7
Collection Number : 1
Location : Archive Box

Processing Information : Finding Aid created by
Bruce Miracle on March 27, 2007.


Folder 1:

  • Photographs
  • Program for Union College Homecoming, Founders’ Day Program, Library Building Dedication, Nov. 9, 1940 (2 copies)
  • Groundbreaking materials for the Townsend Annex
  • October 2005 re-opening gala celebration items
  • Program – Weeks-Townsend Memorial Library, The David and Donna Jones Learning Resource Center, The Re-Opening of a Campus Landmark (Oct. 19, 2005)
  • Clippings & several minor items.
  • Postcard of Abigail Weeks Memorial Library before the Townsend Addition
  • Report of Ms. Tara Cooper, Director of Weeks-Townsend Memorial Library to Dr. Tony Krug, Director of Bowen Central Library of Appalachia (ACA) – ACA FELR Grant Final Report 2006-07 (May 1, 2007)
  • Letter from Librarian Kathy Miles to Mr. and Mrs. Cassius Estepp thanking them for a book donation for the Archives authored by Auda Haggard
  • Letter from President Jack C. Phillips thanking Geri Distad for a postcard to be donated the Archives
  • Email from Librarian Kathy Miles concerning Oral History Tapes – includes a list
  • Email between Librarian Kathy Miles and former Professor Gordon Marigold   concerning Fanny Speed’s papers
  • Weeks Townsend Information Video, 2006-2007 (1 DVD)
  • Final Report, ACA FELR Grant 2010-11, from Director Tara L. Cooper to the Administrative Issues Committee, Appalachian College Association (May 3, 2011)
  • Display Item - one year 2000 "Sacajawea" Gold Dollar with informational materials


Folder 2 (Library Plaques):

 Various items related to the plaques in the library – includes letters, lists, catalogs – also includes a packet of photographs of the various plaques in the library




Carrie Stephenson materials:


First Folder – Echoes of the Past clippings – Ms. Stephenson wrote a regular column for the Mountain Advocate focusing on the History of the area


Second Folder – Various materials collected by Ms. Stephenson relating to the library – including displays, contests, events etc.



Poster Box:

  • One framed certificate from the 8th graders at Barbourville Middle School with signatures of the individual students – given to Union  College Library for a class in online resources given on May 14, 2010 

Library Hours

Friday, 12/6
7:30 am to 9:00 pm

Saturday, 12/7
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Sunday, 12/8
1:00 pm to Midnight

Mon 12/9 - Wed 12/11
7:30 am to Midnight

Thursday, 12/12
7:30 am to 8:00 pm

Friday, 12/13
8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Sat 12/14 & Sun 12/15

Mon 12/16 - Thur 12/19
8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Fri 12/20 - Wed 1/1