Appalachian State University: Men’s Gymnasium (demolished) – Boone NC

Description

The Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA) constructed a men’s gymnasium at what was then known as Appalachian State Teachers College (A.S.T.C.). Work was completed in 1934.

The facility, which was located by the site of the current Varsity Gym, has been demolished.

Source notes

"Boondoggling Boomerangs and Blesses," The News and Observer, Raleigh, North Carolina, June 04, 1939 (pg. 11): https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/651562494/

https://collections.library.appstate.edu/collections/university-archives-records-management-services/timelines

https://www.loc.gov/resource/g3904bm.g3904bm_g063831947/?sp=3

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on June 22, 2022.

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Location Info


Boone, NC

Coordinates: 36.213554, -81.681237

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