Category Archives: Jews and Jewish life

Our Mountain Home: Asbury’s Encounter with a Changing Asheville, 1900-1907

A rapidly growing and changing Asheville, 1900-1907: Victor Talking Machines, a street railway workers’ union, black and Jewish professionals and entrepreneurs, bars and tourist hotels, and moving pictures at the Gayety Theater. Continue reading

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