D. H. Ramsey Library Special Collections and University Archives
 

 

R. Henry Scadin Diaries, Account Books,
Negative Description Book, etc.

(1885 - 1923)

M80.1.1-5 


"Connestee Falls," R. Henry Scadin Collection,
D.H. Ramsey Library, UNCA

Title R. Henry Scadin Diaries
Creator R. Henry Scadin
Alt. Creator Dewey Scadin, son of R. Henry Scadin  
Identifier http://toto.lib.unca.edu/findingaids/mss/scadin/scadin.html
Subject Key words :
R. Henry Scadin ; Dewey Scadin ; Sapphire, NC ; Benzonia, MI ; Highlands, NC ; Hendersonville, NC ; Dana, NC ; waterfalls ; Ceasar' Head, NC ; farming ; fruit-growing ; apples ; orchards ; Masonic Order ; 
Subject LCSH :
Photography, Artistic -- North Carolina
North Carolina -- Pictorial works
Landscape photography -- North Carolina
Henderson County (N.C.) -- Description and travel
Mitchell County (N.C.) -- Description and travel
Transylvania County (N.C.) -- Description and travel
Avery County (N.C.) -- Description and travel
Freemasons
Freemasons, Grand Lodge of North Carolina 
Scadin, R. Henry, 1819-1921
Photographers -- Appalachian Region, Southern -- Biography
Photographers -- North Carolina -- Biography
Portrait photography -- Appalachian Region, Southern
Portrait photography -- North Carolina
Appalachian Region, Southern -- Pictorial works
Appalachian Mountains -- Pictorial works
Appalachian Mountains -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works
Description R. Henry Scadin was a photographer and fruit grower who spent portions of his life in Highlands, Hendersonville, Tryon and Dana, N.C. His photographs and diaries also document his residence in Michigan and Vermont during other periods of time, and his travels in Florida.

In this collection there are 43 separate diaries kept by R.H. Scadin, his wife Kate, and their son, Dewey, covering a period from approximately 1885 through 1920. In addition, there are photocopies of each of the original diaries. These diaries are a component of the 1,191- item Henry Scadin photograph collection, which is also listed in the photograph inventory.
Publisher D.H. Ramsey Library Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville 28804.
Contributor Dr. Bruce Greenawalt, Southern Highlands Research Center (Originally collected by Bruce Greenawalt, Director of The Southern Highlands Research Center at the University of North Carolina at  Asheville from Mark Walters, agent for Dewey Scadin.)
Contributor Mark Walters, agent for Dewey Scadin
Date 2001-05-03
Type Collection ; Image ; Text
Format

Diaries are in varying formats. Photocopies duplicate each diary and are bound for ease of handling. Many of the other items in the collection are fragile and cannot be handled easily. ACCESS TO SOME ITEMS IS LIMITED BY THEIR FRAGILE CONDITION.

Total collection size, including diaries and photographs, is 6 cubic ft.

Source M80.1.1-5 
Language English
Relation  Is part of:  R.Henry Scadin Collection includes 1200 glass-plates. The glass plates are housed in 38 boxes.
Coverage 1886-1923 ; Western North Carolina, Northern Michigan and Northern Florida. 
Rights

Any display, publication, or public use must credit the D.H. Ramsey Library Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville.

Donor Donor no. 81
Acquisition date 1980-02-05
Preferred citation R.Henry Scadin Collection, D.H. Ramsey Library Special Collections, UNA Asheville
Processed by  Lisa Roberts, assisted by Special Collections staff,  photocopied the diaries and bound them for easier access in 1980 ; finding aid data was revised in 2001 and diaries were transcribed by Melissa Baldwin, Keshia Onuoha, Helen Wykle, and other students and by  and other staff.

  Item List :




THE 

DIARIES

BOX FOLDER ITEM
M80.1.1   Diaries (Henry) : 
1886 ; 1887 ; 1888 ; 1889 ; 1890 (lost) ; 1891 (not kept) ;1892 ; 1893 ; 1894 ; 1895 ; 1896 (not available) ; 1897 ; 1898 ; 1899 ; 1900 ; 1901 ; 1902 ; 1903 ; 1904 ; 1905 ; 1906 ; 1907 ; 1908 ; 1909 ; 1910
M80.1.2   Diaries:
1911 ; 1912 ; 1913 ; 1914 ; 1915 ; 1916 ; 1916 (Kate) 1917 ; 1917 (Dewey) ; 1918 ; 1918 (Dewey) ; 19191919 (Dewey) ; 1920 (North Carolina & Chelsea, VT.) ;  1920 (Dewey) ; 1921 (Chelsea, VT) ; 1921 (Dewey) ; 1922 (Chelsea, VT) ; 1922 (Kate. Chelsea, VT) ; 1922 (Dewey) ; 1923 (Chelsea, VT) ; 1923 (Dewey. Chelsea, VT) ; 1923 (Kate. Chelsea, VT) ;  (no diaries for 1924) ; 1925 (Dewey) ; 1927 (Dewey) ; 1928 (Dewey) 
M80.1.3   Photocopies of diaries
M80.1.4   Photocopies of diaries