D. H. Ramsey Library Special Collections and University Archives

Christopher Blake Collection
M2003.11

Summary Information

Repository
UNC Asheville Special Collections and University Archives
Title
Christopher Blake Collection
ID
M2003.11
Date [inclusive]
1930s-2002
Extent
0.2 Linear feet
Physical Description
Two small pamphlets and a monograph.
Location
Located in Special Collections, row 7, section 5
Language
English

Preferred Citation

[Description of Item], Christopher Blake Collection , D.H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville 28804

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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.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

UNC Asheville Special Collections and University Archives

Ramsey Library, CPO # 1500
One University Heights
Asheville, North Carolina, 28804-8504
828.251.6645
speccoll@unca.edu

Rights

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.

Donor

Donated by Christopher Blake

Processing Information

Originally processed by unidentified Special Collections staff in 2003, 2005, and 2007. New finding aid by Colin Reeve, January 2016.

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Related Materials

River of cliffs : a Linville Gorge reader, edited by Christopher Blake [PS558.N8 R58 2005]

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Collection Inventory

Box 1

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]