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  • Tags: Appalachian Motel

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This item is a color postcard showing an image of a long motel building next to a pond. The sign indicates this to be Appalachian Motel, located in Blowing Rock, N.C. on U.S. 321. Cars can be seen parked outside of several rooms and next to the…

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This item is a color postcard of a building with Chuck Wagon fixed on top. The Chuck Wagon Restaurant was in Blowing Rock, NC. It adjoins Appalachian Motel. Visible in the postcard is a pond with several ducks, wagon wheels, and cars. The postcard…

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This item is a color postcard of a building with "Chuck Wagon Good Grub" secured to the top. The Chuck Wagon Restaurant was in Blowing Rock, NC and adjoined the Appalachian Motel. There is a split rail wooden fence in front of the building with a…

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This item is a color postcard of a long motel. There are cars parked outside of the doors. A pond can be seen beside the driveway. There is a bridge to an island in the center of the pond. Mountains can be seen in the distance. Text indicates this to…

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This item is a black and white photograph of a winding road that appears to be passing by The Appalachian Motel. A church can be seen to the right and there are telephone poles lining the road. A car, possibly a model from the 1960s, is parked in…

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This item is two black and white photographs presumably related to the text in item 053 of this collection. The images are landscapes of Blowing Rock taken from the same angle several years apart. Visible is Echo Park, Main Street, Sunset Drive,…

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This item is black and white text from a newspaper mockup. The text appears to describe item 054 in this collection. It indicates the photographs are looking west from Echo Park in Blowing Rock, North Carolina but were taken many years apart. Images…

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This item is a black and white photograph of several drum rollers paving a road. The road is lined with reflective posts leading to the Appalachian Motel. There are several men working on the road in the distance close to the hotel. Two men are on…

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This item is a black and white photograph showing highway pipes on the side of a paved road. Signs for Highway 321 and the Appalachian Hotel can be seen further down the road. The Appalachian Hotel, now the Alpine Inn, is in Blowing Rock, NC. Housed…

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This item is a black and white photograph of construction machinery trimming tree and bush limbs from the roadside on Highway 321 near the Appalachian Motel. The Appalachian Motel is now the Alpine Inn and is located in Blowing Rock, NC. Signs for…
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