FLOOD UPDATE On the morning of July 28th 2022, the waters of a 1000-year flood breached Appalshop’s warehouse and vault which held paper records, film, video, audio and photographs on the history, art, culture and social issues of central Appalachia. Salvage and recovery steps are being taken and we're optimistic that much can be saved. Read our Latest News below for more information.


A couple with 3 of their daughters
Performances by Dirk Powell with Christine Balfa at Seedtime on the Cumberland 2000

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Appalshop Archive Flooded

On the morning of July 28th 2022, the waters of a 1000-year flood breached Appalshop’s warehouse and vault which held paper records, film, video, audio and photographs representing a century of central Appalachian history. While a great number of archival items had been preserved over the years, with copies stored elsewhere, many had not yet … Continue reading “Appalshop Archive Flooded”