Silversteen Collection – Box 55D – Folder 3

SFD-55D Folder 3 item 4_open house invite to 2nd floor Museum


  1. Silvermont House Museum to Reopen Friday, Transylvania Times, March 17, 2014 (3)          
  2. Second Floor House Museum Silvermont Mansion 2011 Annual Report (4 pages); plus six postcard photos by Jeff Miller
  3. Flyer for “An Evening with the Silversteens”, 11 October 2011 (1)
  4. AAUW to Offer Time with The Silversteens, Transylvania Times, 3 October 2011 (1)
  5. Flyer for “Silvermont Open House”, 1 January 2011 (1)
  6. Open House Planned for Silvermont, Transylvania Times, 29 November 2010, (6 pages)
  7. Silvermont Restoration:  Second Floor Rooms in the Mansion Show the Continuing Efforts, Transylvania Times, 29 December 1986 (1)
  8. Silvermont:  Getting Second Floor Ready Was a Nightmare, Transylvania Times, 14 July 1986 (1)
  9. Items from Silvermont on Display at Library, Transylvania Times, 5 April 1984 (1)
  10. Adventures While Cleaning Up the Clutter At Silvermont, Transylvania Times, 12 March 1984 (5 pages)
  11. Historic Properties Projects Completed, Transylvania Times, July 1976 (1)
  12. Historic Properties Group to take Silvermont Museum, Transylvania Times, 3 November 1975 (1)
  13. Memorandum to Historic Properties Commission from Bill Alverson, re. The Silversteen Room at Silvermont, August 25, 1975 (1)
  14. Release of Silversteen clothing to Jeanette Austin, representative of Historic Properties Commission by Transylvania County Parks and Recreation Department, 15 May 1975 (1)
  15. Historical Notes on Joseph Simpson Silversteen and Silvermont (4 pages)
  16. History of Silvermont Mansion, contribution flyer published by Friends of Silvermont (1)
  17. The Man Who Changed the Face of Transylvania County, pamphlet with news article from 1923 Brevard News about Joseph Simpson Silversteen, courtesy of Friends of Silvermont (1)
  18. Docent Guide for Second Floor House Museum; (13 pages)
  19. Self Guided Tour of Silvermont Mansion; pocket folder includes two pamphlets:  “The Man Who Changed the Face of Transylvania County” and “Silvermont: A National Historic Site” with descriptions of the foyer, the picture gallery, Mr. Silversteen’s Office, Mrs.Silversteen’s Office (DAR room), the dining room, the morning room, the parlor, the Silversteen room, the children’s room and the bedroom (12 pages plus pamphlets)