Revealing lynching sites in North Carolina



Map Information
WordPress Post ID: 4519
Map ID: cdla40
Short title: NC:BUNCOMBE::SOIL:1920
Description: Printed in colors coded to soil types. Map shows churches, schools, county homes, townships, roads, railroads, creeks, rivers, and mountains. Railroads shown include the Asheville and East Tennessee (Electric) and the Southern (Murphy Branch and Spartanburg Line). Townships shown include Black Mountain, Sandymush, Swannanoa, Ivy, Asheville, Avery Creek, Upper Hominy, and Fairview. Top of map: "U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Bureau of Soils, in Cooperation with the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and the State Agricultural Experiment Station." Bottom of map: "Soils surveyed by S.O. Perkins in charge, and R.E. Devereux of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and S.F. Davidson, and W.A. Davis of the North Carolina Department of Agriculture. Engraved and Printed by the U.S. Geological Survey. Field Operations, Bureau of Soils, 1920."
Credits: UNC/CDLA (Chien-Yi Hou)
N,S,E,W Bounds: 35.8923, 35.3666, -82.1849, -82.9074
Min/Max Zoom: 8/15
Inverse Y-axis: FALSE

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