William S. Whiting and Bruce Coffey

Title

William S. Whiting and Bruce Coffey

Subject

Watauga County, Whiting Lumber Mill, Lumber Mills, Boone Fork Lumber Company, Mills, William Scott Whiting (1871-1952), Bruce Coffey, Rivers, Mountains, Hats, Overalls, Whiting Family

Description

This image shows two men, one appearing younger, standing on a boulder next to a rocky river. The man on the right wears overalls and a hat, while the man on the left wears a sleeveless top and light pants. They have been identified as William Scott Whiting and Bruce Coffey. Forest sits on both sides of the river with mountains visible in the distance. This location was about ten miles from the Boone Fork Lumber Company mill, part of a lumber operation by William S. Whiting in Shulls Mill, NC. For more information about William S. Whiting and his lumber operations, see Series 7 of the Lowery-Whiting Collection.

Creator

Unknown

Date

Circa 1916

Contributor

Michael S. Lowery

Format

Black and White Photograph

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Low-Whi-06-006

Spatial Coverage

Watauga County, NC

Scanning Technician

Michael S. Lowery

DPI

600

Bit Depth

24 Bit

Collection Name

Lowery-Whiting Collection

Scanning Software

Epson V500

Files

Low-Whi-06-006.jpg

Citation

Unknown, “William S. Whiting and Bruce Coffey ,” Digital Watauga, accessed February 25, 2021, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/20671.

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