Asherville, Kansas

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Asherville is an unincorporated, census-designated place rural area in Mitchell County, Kansas, United States.

History[edit]

Asherville had the first store (established in 1867) in Mitchell County.[1]

The former post office in Asherville was also the oldest in the county.[1] It opened in 1869, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1980.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Blackmar, Frank Wilson (1912). Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, Etc.. Standard Publishing Company. p. 106. 
  2. ^ "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961 (archived)". Kansas Historical Society. Retrieved 15 June 2014. 

Coordinates: 39°24′21″N 97°58′37″W / 39.40583°N 97.97694°W / 39.40583; -97.97694