Birth and Death of the West Asheville Streetcar Line

from Dr. Joseph Robinson, great grandson of E.G. Carrier 1885-1886.  E. G. Carrier arrives in Asheville, begins to acquire property in what will be West Asheville, and in 1886 begins building resort hotel. 1887. Carrier’s Asheville Sulphur Springs Hotel opens … Continue reading

E.G. Carrier buys West Asheville Improvement Company 3/3/1892

A QUARTER OF A MILLION ______________________________ THE SIZE OF A DEAL CLOSED TODAY. ______________________________ J.B. Bostic and others sell to E. G. Carrier for a syndicate all the stock and lands of the West Asheville Improvement Company. The Citizen today … Continue reading