After the Snowfall on King Street, Boone, NC, Circa 1956

Title

After the Snowfall on King Street, Boone, NC, Circa 1956

Subject

Boone, King Street, Snow, City Meat Market and Grocery, Palmer's Photo Shop, Hunt's Department Store, Centre Furniture Company, Merita Bread, Piedmont Mountain

Description

Image shows a scene looking west on King Street in downtown Boone, NC, about 1956 after a heavy snowfall. There are cars parked in front of parking meters along the street. There are signs for businesses that read: City Meat Market and Grocery, Palmer's Photo Shop, Hunt's Department Store, and Centre Furniture Company. There is a Merita Bread Truck parked on the right side of the road, along with a truck labeled "Piedmont Mountain."

Creator

Palmer Blair

Date

Circa 1956

Contributor

Sarah Lynn Spencer

Format

Black and White Negative

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

PAL-BLA-05-063

Spatial Coverage

Boone, NC

Scanning Technician

Terry White

DPI

1200

Bit Depth

24

Collection Name

Palmer Blair Collection

Scanning Software

Epson Scan

Files

PAL-BLA-5-063.jpg

Citation

Palmer Blair, “After the Snowfall on King Street, Boone, NC, Circa 1956,” Digital Watauga, accessed December 13, 2019, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/8305.

Comments

Allowed tags: <p>, <a>, <em>, <strong>, <ul>, <ol>, <li>