View From a Gondola

Title

View From a Gondola

Subject

Beech Mountain, Skiing, Snow, Winter, Lift, Aerial, Carlevaro-Savio

Description

This image is a photograph taken from one of the gondolas at Ski Beech (now Beech Mountain Resort) looking back at two more gondolas heading up the hill. Snow-covered mountains can be seen in the background. Ski Beech's gondolas were built by the Italian manufacturer Carlevaro-Savio and could carry two standing skiers. At the time that this photograph was taken Ski Beech was in its inaugural 1967-1968 skiing season.

Creator

George Flowers

Date

January 1968

Contributor

Boone Area Chamber of Commerce

Format

Color Slide

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Geo-Flo-02-203

Spatial Coverage

Beech Mountain, NC

Scanning Technician

Derek McSwain

DPI

2400

Bit Depth

24

Collection Name

George Flowers Collection

Scanning Software

Epson Scan

Files

Geo-Flo-02-203.jpg

Citation

George Flowers, “View From a Gondola,” Digital Watauga, accessed January 19, 2021, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/11196.

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