North Carolina State Highway Commission Map of Watauga County, 1957

Title

North Carolina State Highway Commission Map of Watauga County, 1957

Subject

Maps, North Carolina State Highway And Public Works Commission, Watauga County, Boone, Roads, Highway 421, Highway 321, Highway 194, Highway 221, Highway 105, Pavement

Description

This item is a map of Watauga County, North Carolina roads. It was produced by the North Carolina Highway and Public Works Commission in July 1957. There is a note that July 1 of that year the map was corrected to include the roads that were under construction. It appears that the more notable highways in and around Watauga County were paved at the time of this map, but not secondary roads. The map shows the neighboring counties around Watauga, which are as follows: Ashe, Wilkes, Caldwell, and Avery. Various mountains and their elevations are visible within the map as well.

Creator

North Carolina State Highway and Public Works Commission

Date

July 1, 1957

Contributor

James B. Mast, Jr.

Format

Map

Language

English

Type

Document

Identifier

Jam-Mas-06-004

Spatial Coverage

Watauga County, NC

Scanning Technician

Eric Plaag

DPI

180

Bit Depth

8 Bit

Collection Name

James B. Mast, Jr. Collection

Scanning Software

Canon PowerShot

Files

Jam-Mas-06-004.JPG

Citation

North Carolina State Highway and Public Works Commission, “North Carolina State Highway Commission Map of Watauga County, 1957,” Digital Watauga, accessed October 25, 2020, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/18208.

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