Check out Black History Books & Movies in the Library Catalog.
Local Black History Resources in the library's Special Collections:
Collection: Heritage of the Black Highlanders
photographs, oral histories, and ephemera (late 1800s - 1970s)
Lucy S Herring Collection
personal correspondence, photographs and papers of educator Lucy S. Herring
Voices of Asheville Oral History Collection
abstracts and transcripts of recordings held in Special Collections
"Making Congregation out of Segregation: the African American Culture and Community in Asheville, early 20th century"
research conducted by student, Jenny Wallace
For resources on a particular aspect of black history in Asheville, contact Special Collections: 828.251.6645