Wagon Train in Boone, Ca. 1973, Image 7

Title

Wagon Train in Boone, Ca. 1973, Image 7

Subject

Wagon Train, Parade, Northwestern Bank, Animals, King Street

Description

This color slide shows a covered wagon with several passengers in the Wagon Train parade down King Street. The Wagon Train, which traveled over multiple days from Wilkes County to Boone, began as a celebration of the 300th anniversary of the founding of North Carolina in 1963. The event would be held every summer until 1974. The Northwestern Bank building (later occupied by the Boone Town Hall) is partially visible in the background.

Creator

Linda Miller

Date

Circa 1973

Contributor

Carolyn Aldridge

Format

Color Slide

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Lin-Mil-01-007

Spatial Coverage

Boone, NC

Scanning Technician

Derek McSwain

DPI

2400

Bit Depth

24

Collection Name

Linda Miller Collection

Scanning Software

EPSON Scan

Files

Lin-Mil-01-007.jpg

Citation

Linda Miller, “Wagon Train in Boone, Ca. 1973, Image 7,” Digital Watauga, accessed June 18, 2019, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/7123.

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