• Newspaper Collection


    Welcome to our collection of online newspapers!

    Presented within are links to newspapers which are published in the states that make up Appalachia and currently offer an online version.

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  • Barn in the fog

    Panoramic Photo Collection

    The CVA Panoramic Photo Collection features 360-degree photos taken at various interesting locations in Appalachia and ranging from Mississippi to New York! Each photo includes information about the area,as well as a map to indicate where the photos were taken.

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  • Quilt Pattern

    CVA Quilt Pattern Collection

    Our quilt block gallery contains nearly 200 patterns from various Appalachian collections.

    You can browse all of the blocks and then download the pattern as an easily printable PDF if you’d like to add it to your collection!

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Cumberland PolaroidLocated on the Cumberland River just outside of Corbin, Kentucky, Cumberland Falls is often referred to as the “Niagra of the South”. ┬áThe falls are famous for their “moonbow”, which is only visible by the light of a full moon. The Cumberland Falls moonbow is the only one that can be seen in the Western Hemisphere.


In addition to the beautiful scenery, you can also enjoy great kayak and canoe trips, horseback riding, hiking, fishing, and bird watching opportunities. Plan your trip today!


Cumberland Falls State Resort Park