Welcome to the Asheville Digital History Working Group! We have partnered with libraries, universities, and community archives to bring you a comprehensive source of information relating to Asheville and Buncombe counties under-represented history. We are still working on collecting information about available materials in our community, but we have started
Born in Jacksonville, Alabama in the 1920s, Julia Reid Hall loved learning growing up. All of her public school experience was segregated, as was the norm in the first half of the 20th century American South. Her parents taught her to ignore acts of hate and work towards an education.