D. H. Ramsey Library Special Collections and University Archives

Morse Family
Chimney Rock Park Collection

M2008.01.01-



Lemuel Raymond Morse (front, center).   Married at the age of 27 in1856 to Anna Maria Boardman, of Brauville, Ohio.  Photo taken at about the time of his marriage which took place at Springfield where Anna Boardman and her mother who was a widow had gone to live with her brother. Morse Family Chimney Rock Park Collection, D.H. Ramsey Library Special Collections, UNC Asehville.

Title Morse Family Chimney Rock Park Collection
Creator Morse Family
Alt. Creator Chimney Rock Park, Inc.
Identifier http://toto.lib.unca.edu/findingaids/mss/morse_family_chimney_rock_park/
default_morse_family_chimney_rock_park.htm
Subject Keyword : Todd Morse ; Chimney Rock State Park, N.C. ; Chimney Rock Park ; Morse family ; state parks ; mountaineering ; Hill Climb ; Lemuel Raymond Morse ; Anna Maria Boardman ; Lucius Morse ;  Hiram Boardman Morse ; recreation ; automobile races ; Chimney Rock Hillclimb ; Carolina Mountain Club ; genealogy ;
Subject LCSH : Morse, Lucius
Morse, Lemuel Raymond
Morse, Hiram Boardman
Chimney Rock State Park
Chimney Rock Hillclimb (Automobile race)
Automobile racing -- North Carolina - Chimney Rock -- History
Carolina Mountain Club
Description Photograph album, and loose photographs, autobiography, and ephemeral material from the Morse Family who began the well-known western North Carolina recreation area known as Chimney Rock Park [now Chimney Rock State Park].
Publisher D.H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville 28804
Contributor Todd Morse
Date 2002-12-02
Type Collection ; Text ; Images
Format 6 cubic ft. ; 
Source M2002.2.1-20
Language English
Relation Chimney Rock Postcards: Chimney Rock Park , Chimney Rock, N.C. : Chimney Rock Park, [199-?] [28] p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 25 cm UNC Asheville Special Collections ; Souvenir Of Western North Carolina : Chimney Rock Section, Asheville, N.C. : Asheville Post Card Co., [193-?]    1 sheet ([18] p.) : chiefly col. ill. ; 80 x 14 cm., folded to 9 x 14 cm. and tipped in cover 11 x 16 cm Appalachian State University Appalachian Collection ; Davis, Anita Price. Chimney Rock and Rutherford County. with Barry F. Hambright.  Charleston, S.C.: Arcadia, c.2002.; Chimney Rock Postcards: Chimney Rock Park , Chimney Rock, N.C. : Chimney Rock Park, [199-?]    [28] p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 25 cm UNC Asheville Special Collections ;  Davis, Anita Price. Chimney Rock and Rutherford County. with Barry F. Hambright.  Charleston, S.C.: Arcadia, c.2002 ; Edward R. Vogel. North Carolina's race to the clouds and the evolution of a motorsports event : a history of the Chimney Rock Hillclimb 1956 to 1995. Senior History paper for UNC Asheville, November 2001 [Includes archive of research material on Hillclimb] ;  Carolina Mountain Club, D.H. Ramsey Library Special Collections, UNC Asheville.
Coverage 1924 - present ; Asheville, NC ; western North Carolina 
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 descendents, as stipulated by United States copyright law.  
Donor Donor number 
Acquisition 2008
Citation Morse Family Chimney Rock Park Collection, D.H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville 28804.
Processed by D.H. Ramsey Library Special Collections staff, 01/14/08,
   
Autobiography Autobiography of Hiram Boardman Morse (Physical book removed from collection due to mold)
Series Publications
   I Chimney Rock Park Brochure
   2 North Carolina State Parks Celebrating 90 Years of Stewardship
  Photographs
  Album I
Set 1
Lucius Boardman Morse Photograph Album  001-053
  Album I
Set 2
Lucius Boardman Morse Photograph Album  054-099
  Album II
Set 3
Lucius Boardman Morse Photograph Snapshots 001-099
  Album II
Set 4
Lucius Boardman Morse Photograph Snapshots 101-194
  Album II
Set 5
Lucius Boardman Morse Photograph Snapshots 195-284
  Album II
Set 6
Lucius Boardman Morse Photograph Snapshots 285-358
  Set 7 Loose Photographs