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'A Conspicuous Example of What is Termed the New South': Tourism and Urban development in Asheville, North Carolina, 1880-1925

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An examination of tourism's social and economic force in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and its role in shaping the history of the post-Civil War South via the development of Victorian consumer culture, a more prosperous middle class, a growing transportation network, and the entrepreneurial development of leisure pursuits and accommodations. Asheville is used as a case study.
North Carolina Historical Review (NoCar F251 .N892), Vol. 80 Issue 1, Jan 2003, p52-80, il, f