Grandfather Mountain From Yonahlossee Road Postcard

Title

Grandfather Mountain From Yonahlossee Road Postcard

Subject

Grandfather Mountain, Mountains, Fences, Yonahlossee Road, Postcards, H. A. Dickinson, Brooklyn--New York, Earl Hardy, Albertype Company, Green Park, Blowing Rock, Annhaven Cottage, Lyda Hunnicutt

Description

This item is a color postcard showing an image of a rocky field surrounded by trees with a large mountain in the distance. There is a wooden split rail fence in the foreground. Text indicates the mountain to be Grandfather Mountain as seen from Yonahlossee Road in Blowing Rock, NC. The postcard was made by the Albertype Co. out of Brooklyn, NC. The image is copyrighted by Earl Hardy out of Lenoir, NC. It appears to have been sent to Mr. H. A. Dickinson in Brooklyn, NY from Green Park, NC on August 7, 1926. Green Park Hotel once had a post office separate from the Blowing Rock Post Office in Blowing Rock, NC. Specifically the author appears to be staying at Anhaven (Annhaven) Cottage. The text reads "The sunsets behind Granfather are some of our chief delights up here this summer -Many old friends at "Skyland Inn" -Lyda Hunnicutt."

Creator

Albertype Company

Date

August 7, 1926

Contributor

Bobby Brendell

Format

Postcard

Language

English

Type

Document

Identifier

Bob-Bre-03-165

Spatial Coverage

Blowing Rock, NC

Provenance

Unknown

Scanning Technician

Maria Hale

Bit Depth

24 Bit

Collection Name

Bobby Brendell Postcard Collection

Scanning Software

EPSON Scan

Files

Bob-Bre-03-165-a.jpg
Bob-Bre-03-165-b.jpg

Citation

Albertype Company, “Grandfather Mountain From Yonahlossee Road Postcard,” Digital Watauga, accessed April 12, 2021, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/20860.

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