Asheville is filled with historic places but much has been lost. Join us and see mansions, hotels, hospitals and long lost court houses in a presentation titled “Lost Asheville”. There will be many resources provided to help you retain this important connection to Asheville’s past.
“A Lot of Bunkum” (ALOB) is the quarterly journal for the Old Buncombe County Genealogical Society. We accept the following to be published in the journal:
- ARTICLES – members and non-members are invited to submit genealogical material for publication. The Society reserves the right to accept or reject any material submitted and to edit as deemed necessary. The Society disclaims any responsibility for errors of fact or opinion made by contributors. We accept articles, pictures and other genealogical material suitable for publication. Use our Contact Page for information on technical standards for electronic files.
- ADVERTISING – 1/4 page $15.00; 1/2 page $$25.00; 1 page $45.00; 1/2 page inside rear cover $45.00; 1 page inside rear cover $65.00;. Yearly ads discounted 10%. Ad content requires approval.
- QUERIES – Free for members and $3.00 each (sent with query) for non-members.
OBCGS sponsors a discussion group centered on using DNA to discover your ancestors and expand your genealogical research. Beginners and experienced researchers are welcome. The group meets the first Saturday of each month.