D. H. Ramsey Library Special Collections and University Archives

League of Women Voters of Asheville
Buncombe County Papers

M77.11.1-9

Title League of Women Voters of Asheville/Buncombe County Papers
Creator League of Women Voters of Asheville, NC (1949-2010)
Subject Keyword : League of Women Voters ; The Asheville Voter ; Tarheel Voter ; The National Voter
Subject LCSH : League of Women Voters of Asheville/Buncombe County (N.C.)
League of Women Voters (U.S.) -- History
Feminism -- North Carolina -- Asheville -- History -- 20th century
Women -- Suffrage -- North Carolina -- Asheville -- History -- 20th century
Women in politics -- North Carolina -- Asheville -- History
Description The correspondents and subjects in this collection include various officials of city, county, state, and federal governments. Among the items in the collection are letters to the editor of the Asheville Citizen and Asheville Times regarding tax structure, education, equal opportunity, development of human resources, urban renewal, voter registration, Asheville and Buncombe County school consolidation, electoral college reform, and a major study of Asheville and Buncombe County boards and commissions. The collection covers the period from 1948 through 2010.

Second acquisition received December 17, 2003.  

Third acquisition received April 3, 2008.

Fourth acquisition received October 4, 2011.

Publisher D.H. Ramsey Library Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville, 28804
Contributor Patsy Keever ; Southern Highlands Research Center ; 2003 acquisition by Jo Yates; 2008 acquisition by Ruth Christie ; 2011 acquisition by Nelda Holder
Date 2001-05-31 ; 2003-12-17 ; 2005-12-01 JW ; 2009-02-18 MF ; 2012-12-03 JC
Type Collection ; Text ; Photographs
Format Nine document boxes processed
Identifier http://toto.lib.unca.edu/findingaids/mss/league/league.html
Source M77.11.1 ; M77.11.2 ; M77.11.3 ; M77.11.4 ; M77.11.5 ; M77.11.6 ; M77.11.7 ; M77.11.8 ; M77.11.9
Language English
Relation
Coverage 1948-2010 ; Asheville, NC
Rights 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 descendents, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
  
Donor Donor number 31 ; number 200 ; Ruth A. Christie Donation number 31
Acquisition 1977-10-06 ; 1978-06-07 ; 2003-12-17 ; 2008-04-03 ; 2011-10-04
Citation League of Women Voters of Asheville/Buncombe County Papers, D.H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville 28804.
Processed by Special Collections staff, 1977, 1978, 2001, 2003, 2008, 2009, [Jason Cooper, Simmons College intern] 2012
Series List
Box No. Series Name
1 Correspondence; Administration
2 Administration
3 Administration; History; Issues
4 Issues
5 Issues
6 Issues
7 Printed Materials; Other Local League Materials; State LWV Documents
8 National LWV Documents
9 Scrapbooks and Photographs
ITEM LIST
Box Series Folder Description
Correspondence

M77.11.1

 

1

Correspondence - 1949-1965: foreign trade survey: school integration; study of N. C. 's revenue structure; school and bond issue and voter registration; pollution of water resources; letter incorporating Asheville LWV into National League; population levels; N.C. Court Reform bill; letter of thanks from Girl Scouts; letter informing president of proposed by-law changes; undated note about electoral single-vote margins. (52 items)

 

2

Correspondence 1966 - equal opportunity, development of human resources (20 items)

 

3

Correspondence January - March, 1967: voter registration; urban renewal; support of OEO; support of kindergartens. (28 items)

 

4

Correspondence April - June, 1967: sewage treatment plants; voter registration; water purity resources; Office of Economic Opportunity; model day care center; training courses for pre-school workers; Job Corps; Neighborhood Youth Corps and Headstart. (28 items)

 

5

Correspondence July - December, 1967: support of elementary and secondary education amendments of 1967; letters to Senators re: OEO amendments of voter registration; United Nations; full representation (44 items)

 

6

Correspondence, January - March 1968: voter identification; letters to Senators re: OEO amendments of 1967; voter registration; United Nations; full representation in Congress for residents of the District of Columbia; poverty program; and East Riverside Urban Renewal. (31 items)

 

7

Correspondence April - June 1968: desegregation; school consolidation; open housing; equal opportunity program. (41 items)

 

8

Correspondence July - December 1968: water pollution control; open housing; nomination of League member, Leslie Sradley as recipient of Sertoma Club Award. (25 items)

 

9

Correspondence January - June 1969: consolidation of city and county administration; Model Cities; nuclear nonproliferation; copy of fair housing act of 1968; nonpartisan Buncombe County Board of Education; public sewage treatment plant construction; letter of protest from Greenville, S. C., resident re: inclusion of black members in the League. (62 items)

 

10

Correspondence July - December 1969: statement to the Asheville City School Board regarding student unrest during desegregation of Asheville Schools on October 6, 1969; sewage treatment; request for public housing and day care center at Burton Street School. (25 items)

  11 Correspondence May - December 1969: letters to city council members regarding parking violations, traffic conditions, utilities, library board of trustees, property taxes, city budget, Colburn Mineral Museum, sex education in schools, environmental sanitation, and city purchasing department proposal. (16 items)

 

12

Correspondence January - June 1970: aid to welfare recipients; school desegregation; electoral college reform; clipping re: "Asheville Mafia"; support of voting rights for 18-year-olds. (38 items)

 

13

Correspondence July - December 1970: Asheville-Buncombe Community Relations Council by-laws governing membership; bookmobile for Oakley area; opposition to the "Trade Bill"; Shiloh elementary school; OEO; Emergency School Assistance program; School-Home visitation program; voter's fair; electoral college reform; full precinct registration; school lunch program; copy of "Good Neighbor Pledge." (48 items)

  14 Correspondence 1970: letters and postcards to City Councilwoman Keleher regarding the repealing of Asheville's "Blue Law" ordinance.  (51 items)

 

15

Correspondence 1971: Model Cities; outline of NC LWV state program study re: education, election laws, public assistance, qualifications for and selection of Judges and Solicitors: study of N. C. Penal System; internal memo re: education; request from Chamber of Commerce for published materials. (32 items)

 

16

Correspondence 1972: Discussion over TVA-planned dams; Clean Water bill; irregular voting procedures in Asheville election; limitation of political activity by members of the LWV; Air Pollution Control; recycling of waste paper and glass; letter from Congressman Roy Taylor concerning equal education for all children enrolled in the public schools; letter soliciting space for LWV materials in the Asheville public libraries; letter exhorting Buncombe County Commissioners to build new Pack Square Library; reference to August - October, 1972, issue of "Wachovia" magazine on environment in NC . (37 items)

 

17

Correspondence 1973 - 1975: mass transportation systems for Asheville; selection of Asheville School Board Members; report of LWV study of Asheville and Buncombe County landfill operation; memo from State Office. (15 items)

  18 Correspondence 1976 - 1978: Section 208 of Federal Water Pollution Control Act; subsequent "Project 208" grant from E.P.A. (90 items)
  19 Correspondence 1977 - 1979: work with Buncombe 4-H program; Congressional public financing; campaign for full voting representation for D.C. residents; correspondence on a range of topics to and from Congressman Lavar Gudger's office.           (20 items)
  20 Correspondence 1980 - 1988: local political forums; Open school board meetings; Vision of Peace contest; national support for arms control; consolidation of city and county schools; waste disposal; LWVEF grant from Ford Foundation; letter from future Congressman Charles Taylor concerning tribute luncheon to US Attorney's office; forum on marital rape; sludge treatment; internal letter concerning consensus on Meeting Basic Human Needs; letters to, from Mayor on Water Bond Committee; letters to Buncombe Board of Education re: violations of state Open Meetings statute; letter from NCLWV re: transportation to national convention ; appreciation from UNCA for Florence Ryan Education Fund grant ; creation of local education fund. (29 items)
  21 Correspondence 1983 - 1985: support for Western Carolinians for Criminal Justice. (6 items)
  22 Correspondence 1996: appreciation of interview re: history of league. (2 items)
  23 Correspondence 1998 - 2001
  24 Correspondence 2002 - 2005
  Administration - Local
    25 Bulletin 1949-50-51-52 - Asheville LWV news (28 items)

 

26

Bulletin 1953 - Asheville LWV news (13 items)

 

27

Bulletin 1954 -Asheville LWV news (10 items)

 

28

Bulletin 1955 - Asheville LWV news (9 items)

 

29

Bulletin 1956 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)

  30 Bulletin 1957 - Asheville LWV news (7 items)

 

31

Bulletin 1958 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)

 

32

Bulletin 1959 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)

 

33

Bulletin 1960 - Asheville LWV news (10 items)

 

34

Bulletin 1961 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)

 

35

 The Asheville Voter - 1962 - Asheville LWV news (8 items)

 

36

 The Asheville Voter - 1963 - Asheville LWV news (8 items)

 

37

 The Asheville Voter - 1964 - Asheville LWV news (5 items)

 

38

 The Asheville Voter - 1965 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)
  39  The Asheville Voter - 1966 - Asheville LWV news (11 items)

 

40

 The Asheville Voter - 1967 - Asheville LWV news (11 items)

 

41

 The Asheville Voter - 1968 - Asheville LWV news (12 items)

 

42

 The Asheville Voter - 1969 - Asheville LWV news (7 items)

 

43

 The Asheville Voter - 1970 - Asheville LWV news (9 items)
  44  The Asheville Voter - 1971 - Asheville LWV news (8 items)

 

45

 The Asheville Voter - 1972 - Asheville LWV news (10 items)

 

46

 The Asheville Voter - 1973 - Asheville LWV news (11 items)

 

47

 The Asheville Voter - 1974 - Asheville LWV news (10 items)

 

48

 The Asheville Voter - 1975 - Asheville LWV news (9 items)
  49  The Asheville Voter - 1976 - Asheville LWV news (8 items)
  50  The Asheville Voter - 1977 - Asheville LWV news (9 items)
  51  The Asheville Voter - 1978 - Asheville LWV news (7 items)
  52  The Asheville Voter - 1979 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)
  53  The Asheville Voter - 1980 - Asheville LWV news (5 items)
  54  The Asheville Voter - 1981 - Asheville LWV news (8 items)
  55  The Asheville Voter - 1982 - Asheville LWV news (7 items)
  56  The Voter - 1983 - Asheville LWV news (9 items)
  57  The Voter - 1984 - Asheville LWV news (9 items)
  58  The Voter - 1985 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)
  59  The Voter - 1986 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)
  60  The Voter - 1987 - Asheville LWV news (7 items)
  61  The Voter - 1988 - Asheville LWV news (5 items)
  62  The Voter - 1989 - Asheville LWV news (9 items)
  63  The Voter - 1990 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)
  64  The Voter - 1991 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)
  65  The Voter - 1992 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)
  66  The Voter - 1993 - Asheville LWV news (5 items)
  67  The Voter - 1994 - Asheville LWV news (7 items)
  68  The Voter - 1995 - Asheville LWV news (5 items)
  69  The Voter - 1996 - Asheville LWV news (2 items)
  70  The Voter - 1997 - Asheville LWV news (4 items)
  71  The Voter - 1998 - Asheville LWV news (7 items)
  72  The Voter - 1999 - Asheville LWV news (9 items)
M77.11.2 1  The Voter - 2000 - Asheville LWV news (9 items)
  2  The Voter - 2001 - Asheville LWV news (10 items)
  3  The Voter - 2002 - Asheville LWV news (8 items)
  4  The Voter - 2003 - Asheville LWV news (8 items)
  5  The Voter - 2004 - Asheville LWV news (5 items)
  6  The Voter - 2005 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)
  7  The Voter - 2006 - Asheville LWV news (8 items)
  8  The Voter - 2007 - Asheville LWV news (8 items)
  9  The Voter - 2008 - Asheville LWV news (6 items)
  10  The Voter - 2009 - Asheville LWV news (3 items)
  11 LWV, Asheville Chapter - By-Laws (14 items) 

 

12

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Membership lists, 1952-1985 - Asheville Chapter LWV (37 items)
  13 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Membership lists, 1986-1998 - Asheville Chapter LWV (29 items)
  14 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Membership lists, 1999-2006 - Asheville Chapter LWV (14 items)
  15 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Tax Documents (9 items)
  16 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Bulk Mail Information (6 items)

 

17

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Budget 1949-1995 (132 items)

  18 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Financial Reports, 1998-2008

 

19

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Solicitation of funds to support activities (12 items)

 

20

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Grant Service from LWV Education Fund (3 items)

 

21

LWV, Asheville Chapter - General Grant Information and Rejected Proposals (4 items)
  22 LWV, Asheville Chapter -Grants - NC Humanities Committee, 1975-76 (12 items)
  23 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Grants - "Project 208" Grant Information and Budget, 1976-78 (24 items)
  24 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Grants - U.S. Office of Education Application and Budget, 1977-78 (10 items)
  25 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Grants - UNCA Humanities Grant Financial Documentation, 1981 (5 items)
  26 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Grants - NC Humanities Committee Financial Documentation, 1983-84 (15 items)
  27 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Grants - Community Foundation of WNC Applications and Documentation, 1982-87 (10 items)
  28 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Grants - LWV Education Fund Safe Drinking Water Project, 1988 (3 items)
  29 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Grants - LWV Education Fund Drinking Water Pass-Through Grant, 1989 (2 items)

 

30

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Board of Directors Guidelines and Descriptions (Local, State, National) (40 items)

  31 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Minutes, 1949-1956
  32 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Minutes, 1956-1962
  33 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Minutes, 1963-1970
M77.11.3 1 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Board Minutes, 1973-1977
  2 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Board Minutes, 1978-1983
  3 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Board Minutes, 1984-1987
  4 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Board Minutes, 1988-1992
  5 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Board Minutes, 1993-1996
  6 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Board Minutes (incl. Executive Committee), 1997-2000
  7 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Board Minutes (incl. Executive Committee), 2001-2002
  8 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Board Minutes, 2003-2007
  9 LWV, Asheville Chapter - General Meeting Minutes, 1987-2004
  10 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Committee Reports - 1948 - 2008 (113 items)

 

11

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Annual Meeting Reports, 1968-1993 (28 items)
  12 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Annual Meeting Reports, 1994-2008 (32 items)

 

13 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Annual Reports to National Office, 1948-50, 1969-70 (16 items)

 

14

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Reports to State Convention, 1964, 1967, 1969, 1970, 1985 (5 items)

 

15

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Speeches, 1951, 1952 (3 items)

 

16

LWV, Asheville Chapter - 40th Anniversary Dinner, 1989 (25 items)
  17 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Florence Ryan Education Fund - By-Laws and Articles of Incorporation (5 items)
  18 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Florence Ryan Education Fund - Tax Documents (18 items)
  19 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Florence Ryan Education Fund - Financial Documents (32 items)
  20 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Florence Ryan Education Fund - Board Minutes (20 items)
  21 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Florence Ryan Education Fund - Misc. Administrative Documents (9 items)
  22 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Florence Ryan Education Fund - 90th Birthday/Benefit Dinner, 1984 (19 items)
  History - Local
    23 LWV, Asheville Chapter - General newspaper clippings, 1950-1959 (61 items)
  24 LWV, Asheville Chapter - General newspaper clippings, 1960-1969 (89 items)
  25 LWV, Asheville Chapter - General newspaper clippings, 1970-1979 (37 items)
  26 LWV, Asheville Chapter - General newspaper clippings, 1980-1989 (141 items)
  27 LWV, Asheville Chapter - General newspaper clippings, 1990-1999 (45 items)
  28 LWV, Asheville Chapter - General newspaper clippings, 2000-2009 (9 items)
  29 LWV, Asheville Chapter - History, as compiled for 75th Anniversary of National League, 1993-1995 (25 items)
  30 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Florence Ryan Biographical Information (10 items)
  31 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Shirley Berdie Nomination, Asheville-Buncombe Outstanding Woman of the Year, 1990
  32 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Helen Reed Memorial and Obituary
  33 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Awards Received, 1989-2004
  34

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Board of Directors Members, 1965-1989, 2003-05

  35 LWV, Asheville Chapter - History of Local Chapter, 2005
  Issues - Local
    36 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Proposed Local Program, 1972-2005 (22 items)
  37 LWV, Asheville Chapter - City & County Government, 1961-1985 (22 items)
  38 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Manuscript - "Know Buncombe County", 1958? (11 items)
  39 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Accountability Committee Observer Corps. - Asheville City/Buncombe County Government, 2002-03 (9 items)
M77.11.4 1 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Publications - Buncombe County Services, 1975-76 - 2 copies (2 items)
  2 LWV, Asheville Chapter - NC 2000 Questionnaire for Buncombe County, 1982 (1 item)
  3 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Printed Material - Asheville Civil Service Board, 1946-81 (4 items)
  4

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Asheville's Bonded Indebtedness 1936-1958 (3 items)

  5 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Recall of Elected Officials - Procedure (7 items)
  6 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Construction of Civic Arts Center, 1967-70 (22 items)

 

7 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Pack Library Relocation, 1967-74 (30 items)

 

8 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Pack Library Relocation newspaper clippings, 1967-74 (12 items)

 

9 LWV, Asheville Chapter - N. C. Legislative Reapportionment, 1956-66 (37 items)

 

10 LWV, Asheville Chapter - N.C. Court Reform, 1958-66 (19 items)
  11 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Publications - N.C. Court Reform, 1958-65 (7 items)

 

12 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Sales Tax 1%,  1969 (20 items)

 

13 LWV, Asheville Chapter - N.C. Food Tax, 1995-97 (2 items)

 

14 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Taylor, Congressman Roy A. - Administration evaluation and voting record in Congress, 1962-76 (36 items)

 

15 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Model Cities (41 items)
  16 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Publications - Housing Plan - Region B, North Carolina (1 item)

 

17 LWV, Asheville Chapter - League Observer on Asheville Housing Authority, 1967-80 (7 items)

 

18 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Asheville Housing Authority Legal Documents (4 items)

 

19 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Asheville Housing Authority Miscellaneous (6 items)

 

20 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Asheville Housing Committee Human Relations Council, 1967-69 (15 items)

 

21 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Interfaith Committee on Housing - Newsletter, 1967-70 (13 items)

 

22 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Interfaith Committee on Housing - Urban Renewal Task Group, 1967 (6 items)

 

23 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Interfaith Committee on Housing - Minutes & Agendas, 1967-69 (10 items)

 

24 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Interfaith Committee on Housing - Miscellaneous, 1967-68 (12 items)

 

25 LWV, Asheville Chapter - East Riverside Urban Renewal, 1973 (3 items)
  26 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Hillcrest Community, 1968 (2 items)
  27 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Government Documents on Housing Projects , 1967-68 (10 items)
  28 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Housing - WLOS Editorials, 1968-70 (10 items)

 

29 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Asheville Housing Authority - Newspaper clippings, 1967-69 (94 items)
M77.11.4 30 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Asheville Housing Authority - Newspaper clippings, 1970-74 (96 items)
  31 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Asheville Housing Authority - Newspaper clippings, 1975-79 (52 items)
  32 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Asheville Housing Authority - Newspaper clippings, 1980s & undated (12 items)
  33 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Human Relations Council - Newspaper Clippings, 1968-70 (8 items)
  34 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Administration of Asheville and Buncombe County Schools (13 items)
  35 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Budget, Asheville and Buncombe County School Systems. (24 items)
  36 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Tax Structure - School Financing, 1958-1959 (10 items)
  37 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Buncombe County Survey (1 item)
  38 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Head Start (4 items)
  39 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Counseling and Guidance (9 items)
  40 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Citizens Committee for Better Schools (9 items)
  41 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Integration of Asheville/Buncombe County School System (2 items)
  42 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - "Let's Look at Asheville Schools", 1971 (3 items)
  43 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Asheville-Biltmore College Facts and Figures (2 items)
  44 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - 1968-1985
  45 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - 1986-1987
  46 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Charter Schools, 1995-1996
M77.11.5 1 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Consolidation of Asehville and Buncombe County Schools, 1963-1978
  2 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Consolidation of Asehville and Buncombe County Schools, 1981-1995
  3 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - Consolidation of Asehville and Buncombe County Schools, 1996-2000
  4 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - School Consolidation Committee Notes, 1995-1996
  5 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - School Consolidation, Newspaper Clippings, 1991-1996
  6 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - School Consolidation, Franklin, Henderson, Orange, Pitt, Polk, and Rowan Counties, NC
  7 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Education - School Consolidation, Chattanooga, TN
  8 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Voters Service (24 items)
  9 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Election Laws (N. C.) (45 items)
  10 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Electoral College Reform (20 items)
  11 LWV, Asheville Chapter - District of Columbia Self-government (10 items)
  12 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (General) - Non-League Informational Publications (17 items)
  13 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Water) - Water Resources Study, 1968 (3 items)
  14 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Water) - Clean Water Initiatives, 1968-75 (19 items)
  15 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Water) - Project 208, 1976 (37 items)
  16 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Water) - Project 208. 1977-78 (25 items)
  17 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Water) - Project 208 Promotional Materials, 1976-78 (29 items)
  18 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Water) - Newspaper Clippings, 1977
  19 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Water) - French Broad River Week, 1977-89 (39 items)
  20 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Water) - Clean Water Initiatives, 1987-88 (6 items)
  21 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Water) - Water Quality Informational Resources (14 items)
  22 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Solid Waste) - Solid Waste Management, 1972-84 (30 items)
  23 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Solid Waste) - Metropolitan Sewerage District of Buncombe County, 1973-75 (43 items)
  24 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Land Use) - Buncombe County Land Use, 1974-78 (24 items)
  25 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Land Use) - "The Land: Traditional Use - Transitional Need", 1976 (4 items)
  26 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Land Use) - Buncombe County in the 21st Century: Are We Prepared?, 1985 (8 items)
  27 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Land Use) - Soil Erosion, 1985 (15 items)
  28 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality (Land Use) - Land Use Planning, 1972-1987
  29 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Environmental Quality - Air Quality (35 items)
  30 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Meeting Basic Human Needs Study, 1986-88 (19 items)
  31 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Health Care Committee (3 items)

 

32 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Committee on Women's Issues, 1986 (3 items)
  33 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Militarism and the Gender Gap Forum, 1984 (5 items)
  34 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Labor - Area Labor Force Newsletter, 1967-68 (7 items)
  35

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Asheville-Buncombe Government Consolidation, 1976-1982

  36

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Asheville-Buncombe Water Authority, 1973-2006

  37

LWV, Asheville Chapter - U.S. Constitution Bicentennial, 1985-1989

  38

LWV, Asheville Chapter - County Statistics and Planning, 1985

M.77.11.6 1 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Downtown Redevelopment, 1976-1984
  2

LWV, Asheville Chapter - North Carolina Ridge Law, 1973-1984

  3 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Right to Know Legislation, 1985
  4 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Asheville-Buncombe Metropolitan Sewerage District Sludge Handling, 1987-1989
  5 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Asheville Sign Ordinance, 1975-1990
  6 LWV, Asheville Chapter - North Carolina Gubernatorial Veto Power, 1990
  7 LWV, Asheville Chapter - The Mediation Center of Buncombe County, 1984-1986
  8

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Housing Issues, 1986-1988

  9 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Drinking Water, French Broad River, 1989
  10 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Nuclear Energy and Nuclear Weapons, 1981-87
  11

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Recycling, 1974-86

  12

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Stream Watch, 1983-85

  13 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Mountain Area Management Act, 1974-75
  14

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Workshop: Working Locally for Social Change, April 13, 2002

  15 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Sale of Public Land at Pack Square, 2003
  16 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Water Conservation Forum, 1990
  17 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Water Bond Forum, 1989
  18

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Solar Energy Tour, 1981

  19 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Court Watch Program, 1982-2006
  20 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Small Claims Court Study, 1982
  21

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Criminal Justice Study, 1980-1982

  22 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Law Day, 2006
  23 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Reality Courtroom Series, 2007
  24 LWV, Asheville Chapter - School Finance Study, 1955-1959
  25 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Instant Runoff, 2005-2008
  26 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Hazardous Waste Study, 1981-1985
  27 LWV, Asheville Chapter - EPA Public Participation Grant Application, 1979
  28

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Methods of Filling Board and Commission Vacancies, 1988-1989

  29 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Study Outline and Progress Reports
  30

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Questionnaires and Preliminary Findings

  31 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Study Committee Minutes
  32

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Correspondence, Internal and External

  33

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Background and Final Report, 2005

  34 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Black Mountain Manual for Appointed Boards and Commissions, 2000
  35 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville-Buncombe Vision Task Force
  36 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville Area Civic Center Commission
  37 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville City Civil Service Commission
  38 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville City Historic Resources Commission
  39

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville City Noise Ordinance Board

  40 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville City Ordinance 2554 (Educational Access Channel)
  41 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville City Public Art Board
  42 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville City School Board and Policies
  43 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville Downtown Commission
  44 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville Film Commission
  45 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville Greenway Commission
  46 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville Planning and Zoning Commission
  47 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville Police Officers and Firefighters Disability Review Board
  48 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville Regional Airport Authority
  49 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville Transit Commission
  50

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville Tree Commission

  51 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville-Buncombe Minority Business Commission
  52 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville Board of Adjustment
  53 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Buncombe County Handbook for Members of Advisory Boards
  54 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Buncombe County Industrial Facilities
  55 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Buncombe County Tourism Development
  56 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville Sustainable Economic Development Policy
  57 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville-Buncombe Crimestoppers
  58 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Buncombe Metropolitan Sewerage District
  59 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Asheville Recreation Board
  60 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Regional Water Authority
  61 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - River District Design Review Committee
  62 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Western North Carolina Air Pollution Control Board
  63

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Materials from City Clerk

  64 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Buncombe County Clerk Interview Material
  65

LWV, Asheville Chapter - Study on Appointed Boards and Commissions - Orange County and Onslow County, NC Board Applications

  Printed materials - Local
M77.11.7   1 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Publications - Voting Guides (24 items)
  2 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Printed Material - Brochures, Postcards Flyers, 1950-1999 (69 items)
  3 LWV, Asheville Chapter - Printed Material - Event Programs, 1964, 1981-1993 (18 items)
  Other (non-Asheville) local league materials
    4 LWV, Catawba County Chapter - Newsletter, 1974 (2 items)

 

5 LWV, Henderson County Chapter - Bulletin, 1974-77 (7 items

 

6 LWV, Madison County Chapter - A Survey of Madison County, 1962 (1 item)

 

7 LWV, Polk County Chapter - The Tryon-Polk County Voter, 1974 (8 items)

 

8 LWV, Charlotte/Mecklenburg Chapter - Annual Meeting Minutes, 1973 (1 item)
  9 LWV, Charlotte/Mecklenburg Chapter - Mass Transit, 1993 (5 items)
  10 LWV, Charlotte/Mecklenburg Chapter - Civics 101, 1998 (1 item)
  11 LWV, Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chapter - Publications - A Citizen's Guide to Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Hillsborough, and Orange County, NC, 1989 (1 item)
  Documents - State
    12 Tarheel Voter - 1951, 1955-60 - N.C. LWV news (17 items)

 

13 Tarheel Voter - 1961-63 - N.C. LWV news (10 items)

 

14 Tarheel Voter - 1964-65 - N.C. LWV news (9 items)

 

15 Tarheel Voter - 1966-67 - N.C. LWV news (9 items)
  16 Tarheel Voter - 1968-69 - N.C. LWV news (8 items)
  17 Tarheel Voter - 1970-72 - N.C. LWV news (9 items)
  18 Tarheel Voter - 1973 - N.C. LWV news (3 items)

 

19 Tarheel Voter - 1974 - N.C. LWV news (7 items)

 

20 North Carolina Voter - 1975-76 - N.C. LWV news (11 items)

 

21 North Carolina Voter - 1977-78 - N.C. LWV news (9 items)
  22 North Carolina Voter - 1979-80 - N.C. LWV news (7 items)
  23 North Carolina Voter - 1981-86 - N.C. LWV news (15 items)
  24 North Carolina Voter - 1987-89 - N.C. LWV news (11 items)
  25 North Carolina Voter - 1991-95 - N.C. LWV news (7 items)
  26 North Carolina Voter - 1996-2000 - N.C. LWV news (14 items)
  27 North Carolina Voter - 2001-05 - N.C. LWV news (9 items)
  28 LWV, N.C. Chapter - State Board Members (12 items)
  29 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Board membership of ten N.C. LWV local chapters, 1966-76 (53 items)
  30 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Budget consensus and fund-raising plan, 1987-89 (4 items)
  31 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Publications - Inventory of local league programs, 1953-72 (4 items)
  32 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Administrative documents (miscellaneous) (18 items)
  33 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Printed material - State convention, 1956 (1 item)
  34 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Printed material - State council, 1968     (1 item)
  35 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Printed material - State convention, 1973 (20 items)

 

36 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Printed material - State convention, 1977 (3 items)

 

37 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Printed material - State convention, 1987 (4 items)
  38 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Printed material - State convention, 1989 (8 items)

 

39

LWV, N.C. Chapter - Publication - A Quarter Century of Political Participation in N.C., 1951 - 1976: a History of the League of Women Voters of N.C., 1976 (1 item)

 

40

LWV, N.C. Chapter - Study areas (state program) (30 items)

 

41

LWV, N.C. Chapter - Positions for action, 1974 (6 items)
  42 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Printed material - Environmental quality (general), 1970-71 (4 items)

 

43

LWV, N.C. Chapter - Publication - Tax Structure of North Carolina, 1957[?] (2 items)
  44 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Publication - North Carolina Taxes: Impact on Taxpayers, 1987 (10 items)

 

45

LWV, N.C. Chapter - State revenue - Budget, 1960 (3 items)

 

46

LWV, N.C. Chapter - N.C. Constitution background study, 1953[?] (1 item)

 

47

LWV, N.C. Chapter - North Carolina Institute of Government weekly legislative service - General Assembly watch, 1967-1971; 1975 (61 items)
  48 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Publications - North Carolina: Its Government, 1953-54 (2 items) 
  49 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Publication - It's Your State, 1969 (1 item)
  50 LWV, N.C. Chapter - Publications - Pamphlets (6 items)
  Documents - National
M77.11.8   1 The National Voter - 1955-56 - U.S. LWV news (22 items)
  2 The National Voter - 1957 - U.S. LWV news (12 items)
  3 The National Voter - 1958 - U.S. LWV news (9 items)
  4 The National Voter - 1959 - U.S. LWV news (11 items)
  5 The National Voter - 1960 - U.S. LWV news (10 items)
  6 The National Voter - 1961 - U.S. LWV news (9 items)
  7 The National Voter - 1962 - U.S. LWV news (10 items)
  8 The National Voter - 1963 - U.S. LWV news (8 items)
  9 The National Voter - 1964 - U.S. LWV news (9 items)
  10 The National Voter - 1965 - U.S. LWV news (11 items)
  11 The National Voter - 1966 - U.S. LWV news (10 items)
  12 The National Voter - 1967 - U.S. LWV news (10 items)
  13 The National Voter - 1968 - U.S. LWV news (11 items)
  14 The National Voter - 1969 - U.S. LWV news (8 items)

 

15

The National Voter - 1970-71 - U.S. LWV news (9 items)

 

16

The National Voter - 1973 - U.S. LWV news (4 items)

 

17

The National Voter - 1975-76 - U.S. LWV news (8 items)

 

18

The National Voter - 1977-78 - U.S. LWV news (8 items)

 

19

The National Voter - 1979-80 - U.S. LWV news (8 items)

 

20

The National Voter - 1981-82 - U.S. LWV news (7 items)

 

21

The National Voter - 1983-84 - U.S. LWV news (7 items)

 

22

The National Voter - 1985-86 - U.S. LWV news (9 items)
  23 The National Voter - 1987-89 - U.S. LWV news (13 items)
  24 The National Voter - 1990-91 - U.S. LWV news (8 items)

 

25

The National Voter - 1992-95 - U.S. LWV news (5 items)
  26 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Printed material - Purposes and goals (18 items)
  27 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Printed material - National convention, 1988 (6 items)
  28 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Printed material - National convention, 2002 (21 items)
  29 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Printed material - National convention - Judicial independence/Justice at stake campaign, 2002  (19 items)
  30 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Printed material - National convention - flyers and pamphlets, 2002 (42 items)
  31 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publications - History of the LWV, 1946-60 (5 items)
  32 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Memo: The European Recovery Program, 1948 (1 item)

 

33

LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Memo: Trade Agreements at the Crossroads, 1948 (1 item)

 

34

LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Memo: You Pay the Taxes, You Call the Tune, 1949 (1 item)

 

35

LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Memo: Is Politics Your Job?, 1951 (1 item)

 

36

LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Memo: Big Government and the Citizen, 1951 (1 item)

 

37

LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Memo: The Citizen and the United Nations, 1951 (1 item)

 

38

LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Memo: The Citizen and International Trade, 1952 (1 item)

 

39

LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Memo: Congressional Strings on the Public Purse, 1952 (1 item)

 

40

LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Memo: The United States and the Underdeveloped Countries, 1953 (1 item)

 

41

LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Brief for Action: Moves to Strengthen the United Nations, 1950 (1 item)

 

42

LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Brief for Action: You Lose- - - If Inflation Wins, 1950 ( 1 item)

 

43

LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication- Making Foreign Policy, USA, 1953 (1 item)

  44 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - The Politics of Trade, 1961 (1 item)
  45 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Facts & Issues: Jobs and Hard Cash, 1967 (1 item)
  46 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publication - Anatomy of a Hearing, 1972 (1 item)
  47 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publications - Environmental quality (general), 1970-71 (5 items)
  48 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publications - Clean Water Kit, 1983 (14 items)
  49 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Publications - Protection of constitutional freedoms, 2003 (3 items)
  50 LWV, U.S. Chapter - Group Button, [n.d.] (1 item)
  Scrapbooks and Photographs
M77.11.9 1 Scrapbook (Navy cover), 1948-54: Voting Machines
  2 Scrapbook (Brown cover), 1949-70: Voting Machines; School Funding; United Nations Observance
  3 Scrapbook (Blue floral cover), 4/1970-4/1971: Newspaper Clippings
  4 Scrapbook (Brown cover), 1972-78: Newspaper Clippings
  5 Scrapbook, 6/1974-3/1977: Newspaper Clippings (items removed and placed in folder)
  6 Scrapbook (Blue cover), 1/1979-1/1984: Newspaper Clippings
  7 Scrapbook (Red cover), 1/1983-3/1985: Newspaper Clippings
  8 Scrapbook (Gray cover) - 40th Anniversary Celebration (local chapter), March 9, 1989
  9 Scrapbook (Yellow/blue cover, in album box) - 75th Anniversary Celebration Book (of National League of Women Voters), March 26, 1995
  10 Photographs - LWV delegation in Asheville parade, 1970 (10 items); Photographs of LWV members and events, 1969-1970s (5 items)

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