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Reel #6 of the films in the George Flowers Collection, this undated (1960s) 8mm reel begins with footage of Shriners participating in an unidentified parade, possibly in Asheville, NC. This footage is similar to, but not identical to, the footage…

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Reel #5 of the films in the George Flowers Collection, this 8mm reel is the second reel of footage of the Miss Ashe County Parade that took place on May 4, 1963. Curiously, Miss Watauga County, Pat Pitman, is visible riding in the parade at the 1:30…

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Reel #4 of the films in the George Flowers Collection, this 8mm reel is the first reel of footage of the Miss Ashe County Parade that took place on May 4, 1963. Curiously, Miss Watauga County, Pat Pitman, is visible riding in the parade at the 2:25…

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Reel #3 of the films in the George Flowers Collection, this undated (1960s) 8mm reel begins with footage of Shriners participating in an unidentified parade, possibly in Asheville, NC. At the 1:03 mark, the footage transitions to scenes of George…

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Reel #2 of the films in the George Flowers Collection, this lengthy, 8mm reel of film shot by George Flowers from the roof of the Old Hotel in Downtown West Jefferson begins with a police officer directing traffic at the intersection of Jefferson…

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Reel #1 of the films in the George Flowers Collection, this lengthy, 8mm reel of film shot by George Flowers from the roof of the Old Hotel shows residents of Ashe County lining up at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Main Street, followed by…

Wat-His-1-25 Watauga_County_Times_Past_Issue_27.pdf
The 27th and final issue of WCTP included the following: "Editor's Page"; "A History of the Watauga County Courthouse," Ben. T. Blackburn, Jr.; "Some History about the Banks of Watauga County," Alfred Adams; "Self-Help Archives: Some Tips on…

Wat-His-1-24 Watauga_County_Times_Past_Issue_26.pdf
The 26th issue of WCTP included the following: "Editor's Page"; "Cultural Intervention in Appalachia: An Historical Perspective," John Alexander Williams; "Settlement Period Population Growth for Ashe County, North Carolina, 1790-1840," Curtis…

Wat-His-1-23 Watauga_County_Times_Past_Issue_25.pdf
The 25th issue of WCTP included the following: "Editor's Page"; "Watauga County Historic Architecture Survey: Blowing Rock, 1988-1989," Deborah J. Thompson; "Watauga County Historic Architecture Survey, Blowing Rock: Alphabetical List of Historic…

Wat-His-1-22 Watauga_County_Times_Past_Issue_24.pdf
The 24th issue of WCTP included the following: "Editor's Page"; "Carl Augustus Ross, Jr.: Professor of History and Director of the Center for Appalachian Studies, Appalachian State University," Ruby J. Lanier; "Watauga County Episcopalians,…