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

Starnes, Richard D.
January 2003
North Carolina Historical Review;Jan2003, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p52
Academic Journal
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.


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