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By Coles Jackson Operating from 1914-1965, the girls’ camp at Little Switzerland operated under two ownerships, and is purported to be the first girls’ camp in the Western North Carolina Mountains. The Camp’s creation at the same time as the establishment of the summer colony in 1910 was fortuitous. From 1914 to 1925 when the […]
By Ruby McKinney Buchanan I have seen 88 years of the 100 being celebrated in Little Switzerland’s centennial. I grew up during the 1930 Great Depression. I remember the Old Switzerland Hotel that was covered with chestnut bark, run by Judge Clarkson’s sister, Ida Clarkson Jones. Mama and Papa worked some for the hotel and […]