TITLE

'A Conspicuous Example of What is Termed the New South': Tourism and Urban Development in Asheville, North Carolina, 1880-1925

AUTHOR(S)
Starnes, Richard D.
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
North Carolina Historical Review;Jan2003, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recounts the urban development and emergence of tourism in Asheville City, North Carolina from 1880 through 1925. Significance of tourism to the city's prosperity; Role in shaping the history of the post-Civil War South; Creation of luxury accommodations.
ACCESSION #
9216528

 

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