May Day 1953

Title

May Day 1953

Subject

May Day, Boone, Appalachian State Teachers College, Central Dining Hall, Women's Gym, Lovill Home, White Hall

Description

Reel #20 of 26 home movies in the original Clarence A. Price Home Movie Collection, this features extensive coverage of the 1953 May Day festivities, including a number of dance routines performed by students of the Appalachian State Teachers College. May Day events during the 1950s typically took place on the lawn between the Central Dining Hall and the Women's Gym at ASTC. In several scenes, White Hall is visible behind the May Day Court, and occasional glimpses of the Lovill Home can also be seen.

This reel can be viewed online at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXFIHDBy13k

Creator

Clarence A. Price

Date

May 1953

Contributor

Janie Price King

Format

8 MM Film

Type

Moving Images

Identifier

Cla-Pri-1-12

Spatial Coverage

Boone, NC

Files

Cla-Pri-1-12.png

Citation

Clarence A. Price, “May Day 1953,” Digital Watauga, accessed December 13, 2017, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/3203.

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