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  • Collection: Von and Mickey Hagaman Collection

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Six men dressed in various military uniform march down King Street in Boone, NC, as part of a parade, probably the 1949 Watauga County Centennial Parade. They carry the American flag and another flag with them. Among them is Von Hagaman, who is…

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Six men dressed in various military uniform march down a street in Boone , NC as part of a parade, most likely the 1949 Watauga County Centennial Parade. They carry the American flag and another flag with them. Among them is Von Hagaman who is…

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The 1949 Centennial Color Guard standing in a field at night. They are identified left to right: Custer Wallace wears a Civil War style uniform; Bruce Hodges wears a top hat and 19th century style suit; Von Hagaman wears his Navy uniform and carries…

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Von Hagaman delivering mail on Howard Street, Boone, North Carolina, probably about 1960. He wheels a mail hand truck and wears a postal service uniform. Parked cars and several buildings can be seen further down Howard Street.

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The storefront of Palmer's Photo Shop located in the Linney Law Office building on King Street, Boone, North Carolina. The photo depicts a display offering photos commemorating the 1949 Centennial. A sign in the window reads "Get Your Centennial…

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A group of people standing in the Boone Drug Company building on King Street in Boone, located across the street from the Jones Building (present home of the Mast General Store). The people are identified from left to right as: Dr. O. K. Richardson,…

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A group of eleven people, six men and five women, gathered around a dinner table with the Rotary Club banner hanging behind them.

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A large group of young girls wearing regalia for the 1949 Centennial. The girls are all wearing white dresses, tiaras, and starred badges with the exception of the girl in the center, identified as Miss Young, who wears a cape and carries a baton as…

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The specifications for the experimental wind turbine at Howard's Knob including information about the turbine's rotor, blade, tower, transmission, generator, orientation drive, control system, performance, and weight

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A photo of an experimental wind turbine built on Howard's Knob in Boone, NC. The photo shows the turbine towering amongst the mountains that surround Boone, and parts of the town can be seen in the background.