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D. Hiden Ramsey Library, University of North Carolina at Asheville

HIST 396.001 Out of the Archives: Adventures in Digital History: HACA- Head of Montford Project Records

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Additional Ramsey Library Source Material

Journal Articles

Judson, Sarah. "I Am a Nasty Branch Kid": Women's Memories of Place in the Era of Asheville's Urban Renewal." The North Carolina Historical Review 91, no. 3 (2014): 323-50. http://www.jstor.org.proxy177.nclive.org/stable/44113200.

Collection Description

Boxes 120-126

http://toto.lib.unca.edu/findingaids/mss/housing_authority_city_asheville/default_HACA.html

In the 1970s and 80s citizens groups in the Montford community worked with city officials, business owners, city planners, and professional designers to develop and implement a community redevelopment plan. These materials document these efforts, and include planning documents, committee meeting notes, property disposition records, newspaper clippings, maps, photographs, and other records. 

 

Montford Project Historical Summary