"Main Street Hendersonville," Jody Barber Photographic Collection, D.H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, UNC Asheville 28804

Title Main Street Hendersonville
Identifier http://toto.lib.unca.edu/findingaids/photo/barber/pages/barber640.htm
Creator Jody Barber
Alt. Creator A.F. Baker
Subject Keyword :
A. F. Baker ; Jody Barber, Sr. 
Subject LCSH :
Barber, Jody, Sr.
Baker, A.F
Hendersonville (N.C.) -- History -- Pictorial works
Description Main Street, Hendersonville. View of Main Street in Hendersonville, looking North. On the right is the Old Opera House which housed the Public Library and offices on the third floor. An auditorium was on the top floor where the first movie pictures in Hendersonville were shown. Next to the Opera House was Livery Stable and then the doctor's office. The type of entertainment in the Opera House ranged from stock companies, which gave a different show every night, to motorcycle races on the second floor. 
Date 2003-04-16
Publisher D.H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville 28804
Contributor Jody Barber, Jr. and  family ;  Southern Highlands Research Center
Type Collection ; Text
Format One document box ; 22 photographic prints, 4  8 X 10 negatives, 4 photograph album pages ; 22 positive prints taken from original glass plate negatives ; 4 negatives, 4 original photograph album pages with miscellaneous prints (recto and verso), one 90 min. audio tape (included in the SHRC oral histories collection).
Source P78.5.1.barber640
Language English
Relation Related to SHRC Jody Barber, Sr. Oral History ; R.H. Scadin Photographic Collection [photographs and diaries] ; E. M. Ball Photographic Collection [photographs of Hendersonville area and Barber orchards] ; various oral histories. See also: Gresham, Dorothy. "A Mountain Village of the Southland [Hendersonville]," Catholic World. Vol. 56, issue 332, Nov. 1892, pp. 158-164 and Henry G. Pettitt, "The Saga of Mountain Lily," in Steamboat Bill, Spring 1993, pp. 35-37. For history of Hendersonville see, Frank L. Fitzsimons, From the Banks of the Oklawaha, Hendersonville, NC: Golden Glow Pub. Co. 1976-79.
Coverage c.1880's - 1920's ; Hendersonville, 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 authors of certain items in the collection, or their descendents, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Donor Donor Number 46
Acquisition  1978-10-09
Citation  Jody Barber Photographic Collection, D.H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville 28804
Processed by Southern Highlands Research Center staff 1978 and Special Collections staff 2001