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  • Collection: Bobby Brendell Postcard Collection

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This item is a color postcard showing an image of a car parked on a road in the mountains. A group of people are walking on large boulders behind the road. Many of the women are wearing dresses and hats. There is a large flowering bush in the center…

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This item is a color postcard showing an image of a large lake surrounded by mountains and what appears to be farmland. Text indicates this to be the lake on the Cone Estate, also known as Bass Lake in Blowing Rock, NC. There is a word written in pen…

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This item is a color postcard showing an image of a river in the mountains. Text reads, "The Watauga River on the Road to Valle Crucis in the Unrivalled Blowing Rock Country, Blowing Rock, N.C." The postcard was sent to Brewster, Washington from…

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This item is a color postcard showing an image of a large man lying in a bed made of what appear to be tree trunks. There are boots next to the bed. A young boy is standing on the bed next to the man, showing the scale size difference. Text indicates…

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This item is a color postcard showing an image of a train traveling across a bridge in the mountains. Text indicates it to be Tweetsie Railroad, a popular tourist attraction in Blowing Rock, NC. The postcard was published by Aerial Photography…

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This item is a color postcard showing an image of a train in the mountains. It appears as though the train is coming into a clearing where there is an abandoned wagon. Mountains surround the train. Text indicates this to be Tweetsie Railroad in…

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This item is a color postcard showing an image of a group of people on skis at the top of a mountain covered with snow. Additional mountains cover the background. A building can be seen at the bottom, with the ski lift to the left. Text indicates…

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This item is a color postcard showing an image of a wooden building with several people in various stages of putting on skis outside of it. There is a balcony that appears to have tables. Several people are watching those below. Text indicates this…

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This item is a color postcard showing an image of a ski mountain at night. Two lifts can be seen, the main one in the center. To the right is the start of what appears to be Appalachian indicating this to be Appalachian Ski Mountain in Blowing Rock,…

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This item is a color postcard showing an image of a brick building surrounded by flowering bushes and what appears to be a bed of tulips. Text indicates this to be Stringfellow Memorial Episcopal Church in Blowing Rock, NC. The postcard was published…
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