Costumed Group with Chicken

Title

Costumed Group with Chicken

Subject

1949 Centennial, Nell McBee, Lorey Williams, James Rayburn, Vic Sykes, Bernard Davis, Mataline Johnson, Mary Hutchinson, Nell Moretz, Margaret Braswell, Earl Blankenship, Ruby Gadby, Lois Brown, Ruth Atkinson, Jenny Grant, Herbert Brantley, Coleman Hanson, Mickey McGuire, Mickey Hagaman, chicken, moonshine

Description

A large group of people identified by handwriting (both blue ink and pencil) on the photo itself. Back row left to right: Bill, Nell McBee, Margie, Lorey Williams, James Rayburn, Phil, Vic Sykes, Bernard Davis, Mataline Johnson, Mary Hutchinson, Nell Moretz. Front row right to left: James E, Margaret Braswell, Earl Blankenship, Ruby Gadby, Lois Brown, Ruth Atkinson, Jenny Grant, Herbert Brantley, Coleman Hanson, Mickey McGuire. All are wearing 19th century style clothing. James Rayburn holds a chicken on a wooden cage. Mary drinks out of a bagged bottle. Mataline also holds a chicken. Margaret holds a moonshine jug and feeds it to Earl. There is a pumpkin at Lois's feet and one in Mickey's lap. Vic gives Mataline "bunny ears" from behind.

Creator

Palmer Blair

Date

1949

Contributor

Rosemary H. Virginia

Format

Black and White Photograph

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

VON-HAG-1-020

Spatial Coverage

Watauga County, NC

Scanning Technician

Ashley Parker

Files

VON-HAG-1-020.jpg

Citation

Palmer Blair, “Costumed Group with Chicken,” Digital Watauga, accessed April 25, 2018, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/5833.

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