Johns River Valley from Blowing Rock Postcard

Title

Johns River Valley from Blowing Rock Postcard

Subject

The Blowing Rock, Johns River Gorge, Mountains, Blowing Rock, Albertype Company, Kelcy Photo And Art Shop, Postcards, Tourist Attractions

Description

This item is a color postcard of a large boulder above a valley surrounded by mountains. The text reads "John's River Valley from Blowing Rock, NC." This is presumably The Blowing Rock tourist attraction. The card was published by Kelcy Photo and Art Shop in Blowing Rock, NC and made by the Albertype Co. out of New York. There is a handwritten note on the back that dates July 11, 1938. It appears to detail the legend of The Blowing Rock. Handwritten in pencil on the back of the postcard is $0.25.

Creator

Albertype Company, Kelcy Photo And Art Shop

Date

July 11, 1938

Contributor

Bobby Brendell

Format

Postcard

Language

English

Type

Document

Identifier

Bob-Bre-03-155

Spatial Coverage

Blowing Rock, NC

Provenance

01-15-1994/Wilson, NC

Scanning Technician

Maria Hale

Bit Depth

24 Bit

Collection Name

Bobby Brendell Postcard Collection

Scanning Software

EPSON Scan

Files

Bob-Bre-03-155-a.jpg
Bob-Bre-03-155-b.jpg

Citation

Albertype Company, Kelcy Photo And Art Shop, “Johns River Valley from Blowing Rock Postcard,” Digital Watauga, accessed April 12, 2021, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/20850.

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