Christopher Blake Collection
Table of Contents
- UNC Asheville Special Collections and University Archives
- Christopher Blake Collection
- Date [inclusive]
- 0.2 Linear feet
- Physical Description
- Two small pamphlets and a monograph.
- Located in Special Collections, row 7, section 5
[Description of Item], Christopher Blake Collection , D.H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville 28804
Scope and Contents
The collection includes a pamphlet produced by the Industrial Education Association of Southern Mountaineers to raise donations for the organization, which was devoted to improving conditions for families and individuals; a brochure produced by the General Building Products Company of Asheville, describing a house built in Biltmore Forest, Asheville; and Mountain Magnolias: The Lives of Fourteen Avery Women, published in 2002.
UNC Asheville Special Collections and University ArchivesRamsey Library, CPO # 1500
One University Heights
Asheville, North Carolina, 28804-8504
No restrictions. Any display, publication, or public use must credit the D.H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville. Copyright retained by the creators of certain items in the collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Donated by Christopher Blake
Originally processed by unidentified Special Collections staff in 2003, 2005, and 2007. New finding aid by Colin Reeve, January 2016.
River of cliffs : a Linville Gorge reader, edited by Christopher Blake [PS558.N8 R58 2005]
Folder 1: Small eight page pamphlet produced by the Industrial Education Association of Southern Mountaineers. Includes a history of the organization, photographs of mountain people, and an appeal for donations. Circa 1930s publication.
Folder 2: Sixteen page brochure from General Building Products Co. Asheville, describing house at 19 Busbee Road, Asheville, which "was built to demonstrate....the building materials distributed by this company." Includes description of rooms, and advertisements for suppliers. Undated, believed circa 1937.
Alghrary, Becky I. 2002. Mountain magnolias: women of Avery. Banner Elk: Puddingstone Press. [Cataloged in Special Collections]