Tweetsie Railroad Lifts #2

Title

Tweetsie Railroad Lifts #2

Subject

Tweetsie Railroad, Theme Park, Lift, Mountains, Highway 321, Parking Lot, Tweetsie Mining Co, Billboard, Cars, Blowing Rock, North Carolina

Description

This image shows people riding red lifts that say "Tweetsie Mining Co." indicating these are lifts from Tweetsie Railroad in Blowing Rock, NC. The lifts go between the bottom theme park and the upper section, rising above trees and a road. The parking lot is visible in the distance and Highway 321 can be seen next to it. Billboards are visible next to the highway. Mountains can be seen in the upper portion of the image. This slide has a processing date of September 1971.

Creator

Harlan Ledford

Date

Circa 1971

Contributor

Lori Ledford Hill

Format

Color Slide

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Har-Led-01-127

Spatial Coverage

Blowing Rock, NC

Scanning Technician

Tara Bradshaw

DPI

2400

Bit Depth

24 Bit

Collection Name

Harlan Ledford Collection

Scanning Software

Epson Scan

Files

Har-Led-01-127.jpg

Citation

Harlan Ledford, “Tweetsie Railroad Lifts #2,” Digital Watauga, accessed November 25, 2020, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/9347.

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