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Beacon 1928 and Price List_opt.pdf
A catalog of Beacon products from 1928. The product illustrations are fully colorized and seperated by their mill of origin. Also included is some information on marketing and advertising meant to for retailers. This scan also contains the price…

Beacon 1926-1927_opt.pdf
A Beacon Catalog Detailing the Beacon Blanket line up from the 1926 - 1927 Fall and Winter Season. The catalog is fully colrized and features photographs of the mills at New Bedford and Swannanoa.

Bass, Sidney Transcript 2003-03-03 (Transcribed 2008).pdf
A transcription of an oral interview with Sidney Bass, conducted by Donna Kelly. Bass describes early life growing up in Swannanoa, North Carolina. He discusses his involvement with Beacon blanket manufacturing, his time serving within the United…

Barlett, Carl R Transcript 2004-08-30.pdf
A transcription of an oral interview with Carl Bartlett, conducted by Donna Kelly. Bartlett talks about early ancestors of Black Mountain and the pioneers of the land. He shares about his childhood experiences, hunting, and agriculture stories.…

Barnwell, Joan Transcript 2012-04-12.pdf
A transcription of an oral history interview with Joan Barnwell, conducted by Warren Wilson student Emma Topor. Barnwell talks about growing up in the town of Swannanoa, North Carolina, recalling activities such as bicycle riding, going to baseball…

Aiken, Utha Transcription 2012-04-30.pdf
A transcription of an oral history interview with Urtha Aiken, conducted by Warren Wilson student Kimberly Worthington. Aiken talks about growing up in the town of Swannanoa, North Carolina, recalling activities such as games, going to church, and…
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