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  • Tags: Watauga County Centennial

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This image shows the Watauga Centennial Parade. A sign on the back of a truck advertising for Craven Furniture reads "come to Boone July 5 to 10 for Watauga Centennial, Craven Furniture Co. Complete Home Furnishers." Behind the truck two men walk…

Bra-Law-01-002.pdf
This item is a program for the "Echoes of the Blue Ridge" performance during the Watauga Centennial in July of 1949. The program indicates the performance was held at A. S. T. C. Athletic Stadium (Appalachian State Teachers College, now Appalachian…

Bra-Law-01-001 combined-compressed.pdf
This item is a history of Watauga County from 1849-1949 and Appalachian State Teachers College (now Appalachian State University) from 1899-1949. This history was written by Daniel J. Whitener, the head of the Department of Social Studies at…

Ric-Bdr-07-169.pdf
This item is the red cover of "The Carolina Journal of Pharmacy" published by the North Carolina Pharmaceutical Association. A black and white image of a man and woman in old-fashioned clothing sits on the right side of the cover. The woman stands in…

Ric-Bdr-07-143.jpg
This image shows a poster for Watauga Centennial's "Echoes of the Blue Ridge" in the window of a shop that appears to sell fishing supplies. An image of a man riding a donkey while holding a gun is on the poster below the information for the event.…

Ric-Bdr-07-111.jpg
This image shows a man and a woman posing in front of a storefront wearing older fashioned clothing than the presumed date of the photograph. The woman wears a large bonnet tied in a bow around her neck, and belted dress. The man wears a cap with a…

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This image shows a young woman, identified as Mattie Alice Hodges, "spoofing" as an older woman churning butter. Mattie Alice wears a shawl and headscarf as she sits in a chair on a porch next to the churn. A Red Cross Service Flag can be seen in the…

Wil-Nor-01-054.jpg
This item is a black and white photograph of a woman wearing a white trimmed long dress with a bonnet. She appears to be sitting on a brick column next to a building. it is reported that this woman is Emily Margaret Eller Maxwell in a dress she made…

Con-Sta-01-053.jpg
This photograph shows three men dressed in pioneer costumes, probably during the 1949 Watauga County Centennial. The man in the left of the photo leads a mule and carries a powderhorn. The other two men long hold rifles. The notation "Set 3" appears…
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