WNCHA Lectures: Beacon Blanket Mill

WNCHA Lectures: Beacon Blanket Mill

The Western North Carolina Historical Association concludes our month of labor history programming Thursday, October 21 at 6PM. Join us (virtually via Zoom) for a presentation on the history of Swannanoa’s Beacon Blanket mill from writer and director Rebecca...
WNCHA Lectures: The Marion Mill Massacre in Memory

WNCHA Lectures: The Marion Mill Massacre in Memory

Join the Western NC Historical Association Thursday, October 14 at 6PM via Zoom as we kick off a month of programming centered on labor and mill history in WNC. On October 2, 1929, deputies killed six textile workers at the Marion Manufacturing Company mill, marking...