Hendersonville and Flat Rock: An Intimate Portrait

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781596292659
  • Publisher: History Press, The
  • Publication date: 5/28/2007
  • Pages: 158
  • Sales rank: 1,429,565
  • Product dimensions: 6.60 (w) x 9.70 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword     9
Preface: An Intimate Tour     11
Acknowledgements     12
Introduction: The Birth of a Mountain County     13
History in Stone and Wood
Mountain Lodge     15
Argyle     19
Brookland     24
Chanteloup     29
Connemara     32
More Historic Structures at Flat Rock     34
Beyond Flat Rock     38
Just Folks
Louise Howe Bailey     58
The Reverend Dr George Alexander Jones     63
Scott Treadway     66
Tom Reeves     68
Angela Hayes     70
Bonnie Fox     73
Mountain Traditions
Henderson County Curb Market     76
Apple Pickin' Time     80
Accent on Southern Living     83
In Celebration of Black Bears     85
Hendersonville's Annual Tulip Extravaganza     88
Leaf Peepin'     90
Noteworthy     91
That Ol'-time Religion     92
Day Trippin'
Black Mountain     98
Brevard     100
Cashiers and Whitewater Falls     103
Highlands     107
Dillsboro     110
Waynesville     113
Weaverville and the Zebulon B. Vance Birthplace     115
Burnsville     117
Saluda and Pearson's Falls Glen     120
Landrum     123
Epilogue: Touring Western North Carolina     127
Henderson County Events and Sites     129
Bibliography     137
Also   Terry Ruscin     141
Index     142
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