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This image shows Dr. Wayne R. Richardson shoveling snow on West King Street following one of the snowfalls that made up the infamous 1960 Blizzard that paralyzed Watauga County in February and March 1960. In the distance on the hill is the Daniel…

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Reel #10 of the films in the George Flowers Collection, this undated (1960s) 8mm reel begins with footage of the Flowers family at an unidentified beach. At the 1:07 mark, the footage transitions briefly to glimpses of a significant snowstorm in…

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Image shows a heavy snowfall along West King Street, looking northwest. At the center of the image is the Linney Law Office. The roof of the 1904 Courthouse can be seen at upper left. The image appears to show the aftermath of the 1960 blizzard. An…

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Image shows a heavy snowfall outside of a building on the Appalachian State Teacher's College Campus. The image appears to show the aftermath of the 1960 blizzard. An inscription on the back of the photo reads: Boone 1960.

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Image shows a heavy snowfall outside of buildings on the Appalachian State Teacher's College Campus. The image appears to show the aftermath of the 1960 blizzard. An inscription on the back of the photo reads: Boone 1960.

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Image shows a heavy snowfall outside of St. Luke's Episcopal Church, at center left, at its old location on the Appalachian State Teacher's College campus. The buildings at right are unidentified. The image appears to show the aftermath of the 1960…

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Image shows a heavy snowfall outside of buildings believed to be on the Appalachian State Teachers College campus. A group of unidentified people speak to one another at center left. The image appears to show the aftermath of the 1960 blizzard. An…

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Image shows a heavy snowfall outside two homes on a hill, probably in Boone, NC. The image appears to show the aftermath of the 1960 blizzard. An inscription on the back of the photo reads: Boone, 1960.

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Image shows a heavy snowfall outside the Daniel Boone Hotel, in Boone, NC, with cars along West King Street in the foreground. The image appears to show the aftermath of the 1960 blizzard.

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Image shows a large snowbank alongside a road, with trees in the background, probably in Boone, NC. The image appears to show the aftermath of the 1960 blizzard.
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