Lake Lure, North Carolina (Images of America Series)

Lake Lure, North Carolina (Images of America Series)

by Jim Proctor

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738598437
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 05/13/2013
Series: Images of America Series
Pages: 127
Sales rank: 1,240,802
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author


Jim Proctor is a native of Lake Lure and a five-term mayor. He is a real estate broker and photographer, who lives with his wife, Robin, at Pine Gables, the oldest home in Lake Lure. He enjoys history and has spent most of his life collecting photographs and tales from his community. Lake Lure traces the history of the area with more than 200 vintage images culled from personal collections, postcards, and the Town of Lake Lure.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6

Introduction 7

1 The Hickory Nut Gorge before Lake Lure 11

2 Lake Lure Development to 1965 29

3 1965 to Present 81

Selected Bibliography 126

Index 127

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