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--Early Resistance to Formal Education in Appalachia.

http://athena.english.vt.edu/~appalach/essaysA/educate.htm

A student research project submitted by Jacob Kinzie about Appalachian attitudes towards education. Site sponsored by the Department of English at Virginia Tech. Article includes links to other articles and source list.

--Family Literacy and Adult Education Programs in Harlan County, Kentucky and Wise County, Virginia

http://www.uky.edu/RGS/AppalCenter/instruction/courses/gs600/gs600--Northcott.pdf

A 12 page paper on Family literacy done for a course at University of Kentucky. The site is available as a PDF document and includes a two page bibliography.

--Martha Berry Papers - Berry College Archives

http://www2.berry.edu/Library/archives/collections/series/mb_scope.asp

Information about the collection of papers by Martha Berry, founder of the Berry Schools in Georgia. Primary documents including correspondence, news clippings, speeches etc. Held at Berry College Memorial Library.