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...
LitCafe Experiences: History Hike with the RAIL Project

LitCafe Experiences: History Hike with the RAIL Project

This is one special hike you do not want to miss! After reading and discussing John Ehle’s work of historical fiction The Road, join WNCHA for a special hike exploring the real history of the incarcerated laborers who toiled and often died constructing the...