Boone Sesquicentennial Collection


Boone Sesquicentennial Collection


This collection consists of various materials associated with the 2022 celebration of the Boone Sesquicentennial--the 150th anniversary of Boone's official incorporation by the NC State Legislature on January 23, 1872.


Materials in this collection have either been shared with Digital Watauga under a use rights agreement or are owned outright by the Digital Watauga Project. For more information, please contact

Collection Items

Watauga Democrat, Boone Centennial Edition, July 3, 1972
This special edition of the Watauga Democrat was printed on July 3, 1872, to commemorate the centennial of Boone's official incorporation in January 1872. This edition includes numerous articles on various topics and individuals related to Boone's…
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