Tater Hill Lake Recovery Effort, 1954

Title

Tater Hill Lake Recovery Effort, 1954

Subject

Tater Hill Lake, Lake, Drowning, Boats

Description

Image shows Tater Hill Lake. In the foreground, on the shore of the lake, are bushes and evergreen trees. There are three boats on the lake, while a large crowd of onlookers gathers on the shore. This may be an image from the recovery of two boys who drowned on Tater Hill Lake in 1954. For more on this event, see Watauga Democrat, August 26, 1954.

Creator

Palmer Blair

Date

1954

Contributor

Sarah Lynn Spencer

Format

Black and White Negative

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

PAL-BLA-05-057

Spatial Coverage

Tater Hill Lake, NC

Scanning Technician

Terry White

DPI

1200

Bit Depth

24

Collection Name

Palmer Blair Collection

Scanning Software

Epson Scan

Files

PAL-BLA-5-057.jpg

Citation

Palmer Blair, “Tater Hill Lake Recovery Effort, 1954,” Digital Watauga, accessed November 16, 2019, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/8299.

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