- Log Cabin for Dr. C. P. Ambler Rattle Snake Lodge--Front
- Original Format:
- Item identifier:
- Smith, Richard Sharp, 1852-1924 more info on Smith, Richard Sharp, 1852-1924
- Created Date:
Design and construction documents
- Digital Project:
Beaux Arts to Modernism
- Asheville Art Museum
- Richard Sharp Smith Collection (aam_RS) held by Asheville Art Museum
- Note field:
- Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
- Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from the Asheville Art Museum.
- Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.
- North Carolina
- Historical note:
- The lodge, located northeast of Asheville along the Blue Ridge Parkway, was built in 1903 and 1904 to be a summer home for Dr. Chase P. Ambler and his family, and it served this purpose until it was sold in November of 1920. Also known as the Dr. Chase P. Ambler Cabin. The lodge was destroyed by fire in 1926. The ruins of the lodge and surrounding structures remain. http://go.ncsu.edu/rattlesnakelodge_guide
- General note:
- Located approximately .5 mile northeast of Tanbark Ridge Tunnel on the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Blue Ridge Parkway (N.C. and Va.)
Summer houses (Seasonal dwellings)
- Latitude, Longitude:
- 35.67, -82.46