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The Lillie Chaffin Collection consists of eight linear feet of material which documents the life and career of the eastern Kentucky teacher and writer. The collection contains a wide range of materials from Chaffin’s early career, including letters, manuscripts, and copies of publications, which date from 1950-1979.
The Nancy Forsyth Collection contains material related to the University of Pikeville and the surrounding area. It has artifacts, wills, documents, and books.
Cassettes and transcriptions of oral histories completed in Pikeville, Kentucky for the Main Street Oral History project. Other copies of the material reside with the Kentucky Historical Society.
The collection contains material related to the mining business of John C. C. Mayo. There are pictures of the Mayo family, a book carried by W. F. Hyatt, a portrait of John C. C. Mayo, and approximately 50 maps of the area.
The Pike County Historical Society Collection is composed of a wealth of materials on the history of Pike County. Included are ledgers, journals, historical scrapbooks, photographs, and records on a variety of a variety of historical and genealogical topics.
A noted eastern Kentucky historian and genealogist, Henry Scalf collected a great volume of individual family information through his research for the East Kentuckian and his numerous publications. The surname files cover the various names researched by Henry Scalf and were donated to Special Collections, Allara Library, as a portion of the Henry Scalf Collection, 93-03.
- Eastern Kentucky 7
- Education 5
- Pikeville (Ky.) 5
- Floyd County (Ky.) 4
- Pikeville College 4
- Coal mines and mining 3
- Genealogy 3
- Photographs 3
- Scrapbooks 3
- Authors, American -- Kentucky 2
- Cemeteries -- Kentucky 2
- Names, Personal 2
- Religion 2
- Universities and colleges -- Kentucky 2
- Appalachia -- History 1
- Bank buildings 1
- Communities 1
- Confederate States of America 1 ∧ less
- Pike County Historical Society 2
- Chaffin, Lillie (Lillie Dorton) 1
- Compton, Gayle 1
- Cornette, Chessie 1
- Forsyth, Nancy 1
- Goss, Nancy (Nancy M. Goss) 1
- Hobbs, Dorcas 1
- Justice, William (William McKinley) 1
- Kinder, Alice (Alice Justice) 1
- May, Eldon J. (Eldon Jack) 1
- Mayo, John C. C. (John Caldwell Calhoun) 1
- O'Day, Molly (Lois LaVerne Williamson) 1
- Oldham, Edith G. (Edith George Oldham) 1
- Ratliff, G. C. 1
- Scalf, Henry 1
- Scalf, Wallace 1
- Spilman, Mary 1
- Tackett, Danny 1
- Zegeer, David 1
- Zegeer, Louise 1 ∧ less