Queen of the Centennial Contestants

Title

Queen of the Centennial Contestants

Subject

1949 Centennial, Queen of the Centennial, Barbara Jones, Shirley May Swift, Virginia Moody, Billie Bagett, Rebbecca Shoemake, Joan Aldridge, Annie May Carroll, Mickey McGuire, Mickey Hagaman, Dot Wilcox, Katy Sue Farthing, Velma Burnley, Mary Helen Teague, Virginia Jones, Mrs. Whitehead, Rachel Ann Vance, Rotary Club, Boone

Description

A large group photo of seventeen women, all contestants for Queen of the Centennial. Sitting left to right: Barbara Jones, Shirley May Swift (Mack), Virginia Moody, Billie Bagett (Parker), Rebbecca Shoemake, Joan Aldridge; Standing: Annie May Carroll (Blackburn), Mickey McGuire (Hagaman), Dot Wilcox (Norris), Katy Sue Farthing (Greene), Velma Burnley, Mary Helen Teague, Virginia Jones (Bingham), Mrs. Whitehead, Rachel Ann Vance (Malcolm). The women are gathered around a banquet table in front of a banner for the Boone, North Carolina Rotary Club. In the top left corner there is a note written in blue ink that reads "With all best Wishes, W.H. Gragg."

Creator

Palmer Blair

Date

1949

Contributor

Rosemary H. Virginia

Format

Black and White Photograph

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

VON-HAG-1-019

Spatial Coverage

Boone, Watauga County, NC

Scanning Technician

Ashley Parker

Files

VON-HAG-1-019.jpg

Citation

Palmer Blair, “Queen of the Centennial Contestants ,” Digital Watauga, accessed December 12, 2018, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/5832.

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