Monthly Archives: July 2017

Bill Norwood Papers

New collections have been making their way to the Western Regional Archives. Here is an example of one of our new treasures! Many folks in Asheville still remember Bill Norwood as Mr. Bill on WLOS channel 13. Norwood hosted several … Continue reading

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Fatherless Children of France

The horrific loss of life that occurred during World War I was unprecedented in Western Civilization up until that time. With “new and improved” artillery, warfare evolved from charges on the battlefield to fighting from trenches. Advances were seldom made … Continue reading

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