Wagon Train in Boone, Ca. 1973, Image 18

Title

Wagon Train in Boone, Ca. 1973, Image 18

Subject

Wagon Train, Parade, Northwestern Bank, Appalachian Theater

Description

A color slide showing three men and two children on horseback during the Wagon Train parade down King Street in Boone. 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. Visible in the background is the Appalachian Theater and the Northwestern Bank (most recently the Boone Town Hall).

Creator

Linda Miller

Date

Circa 1973

Contributor

Carolyn Aldridge

Format

Color Slide

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Lin-Mil-01-018

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-01-018.jpg

Citation

Linda Miller, “Wagon Train in Boone, Ca. 1973, Image 18,” Digital Watauga, accessed December 10, 2019, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/7134.

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