Appalachian State University Historical Photographs

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For questions about the ASU Historical Photographs, please contact Pam Mitchem.

Phone: 828.262.7422


Appalachian State University Historical Timelines
Campus Buildings: 1940 - 1949


1940: Smith-Wright Hall completed.

1940: Howard Street Brick House built,* current home to Psychology Research Department.

1946: Watauga Academy and old Science Building/Fine Arts Building destroyed by fire.

1946: Art and Music Departments moved to basement of Administration Building.

1946: New Barn completed.*

1949: Service Annex completed.

1949: Campus Laundry facilities completed in Services Annex Building.


*Source: Physical Facilities Inventory, 2003


Project made possible by North Carolina: Preserving Cultural Heritage Online (NCECHO) through funds from the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) and the Institute of Museum and Library Sciences (IMLS).