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
Administration/Faculty/Staff: 1900 - 1909


1902: NC General Assembly approves creation of Appalachian Training School, and creates Board of Trustees to govern institution.

1903: B.B. Dougherty serves as co-principal of Appalachian Training School and Superintendent of Watauga County Schools; D.D. Dougherty, co-principal, business manager, and teacher of Appalachian Training School.

1903: Edward Francis Lovill - chairman of first Board of Trustees

1908: 1st summer session granting additional teacher pay




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