View of Tater Lake During Recovery of Drowning Victims

Title

View of Tater Lake During Recovery of Drowning Victims

Subject

Tater Hill Lake, Lakes, Accidents, Russell Guy (d. 1954), Charles Ellison (D. 1954)

Description

This image shows Tater Hill Lake from a distance as boats traverse the lake searching for the bodies of Russell Guy and Charles Ellison, who drowned in the lake on August 19, 1954. See coverage in the Watauga Democrat on August 26, 1954. A large crowd of onlookers is visible at the right side of the lake. The image is stored on a CD-R disc.

Creator

Palmer Blair

Date

August 19, 1954

Contributor

Sarah Lynn Spencer

Format

Digital Image

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Pal-Bla-05-216

Spatial Coverage

Watauga County, NC

Scanning Technician

Unknown

DPI

Unknown

Bit Depth

Unknown

Collection Name

Palmer Blair Collection

Scanning Software

Unknown

Citation

Palmer Blair, “View of Tater Lake During Recovery of Drowning Victims,” Digital Watauga, accessed May 20, 2022, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/23977.

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