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Jackson Building

The Jackson Building is a Neo-Gothic structure that was completed in 1924 and was the first skyscraper in Asheville, NC.

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Asheville Courthouse and City Hall

These are two of the buildings that you could say best represent the skyline of Asheville – Asheville’s Courthouse (left) and City Hall, known for its Art Deco style. I will post more photos of these buildings in the near … Continue reading

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Basilica of St. Lawrence

A photo of the magnificent Basilica of St. Lawrence on Haywood St. in downtown Asheville, NC. This is a Roman Catholic Church built by architect Rafael Guastavino. He is actually buried in the crypt of the Basilica. On a future blog … Continue reading

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Asheville Art Museum

Here is the exterior of the Asheville Art Museum in Pack Place. Where this building stands used to be the First National Bank and then it housed the old Pack Memorial Library, named after George Willis Pack. It was a … Continue reading

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