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  • Tags: Post Office

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This item is a black and white photograph of what appears to be the Green Park Post Office in Blowing Rock, North Carolina. There are three horses pulling wagons parked in front of the building with several men and women posing for the camera. The…

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This item is a black and white newspaper mock up. The text is not digitized, but the image is of two women and two men carrying mail bins and mail bags. They are standing in front of a sign that reads "Chamber of Commerce and Town Offices Tourist…

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This item is a black and white photographic reprint of what appears to be a postcard. Typed in the top margin is "U. S. Post Office, Blowing Rock, N. C. Elevation highest of any." The bottom margin reads "P. O. East of the Rocky Mts. (Alt. 4090…

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This item is a black and white photograph of a US Coast and Geodetic Survey Benchmark. Typically used to mark elevation, the benchmark indicates an elevation of 5,579.150 feet above mean sea level. Additional markings include G48 and 1933. This…

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This item is a black and white photograph of two men building what appears to be a circular stone wall. This is currently located in the parking lot next to Wells Fargo Bank in front of the Post Office in Blowing Rock, North Carolina. It is also…

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This print, which is a copy from an unknown original, was donated by Bobby Snead to the Boone Cultural Resources Department about 2011. The image, taken from the roof of the Shell Cafe on the southeast corner of the intersection of Depot and King…

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This print, which is similar to images found online in the Cy Crumley Scrapbook, shows the town of Boone, North Carolina, as seen from the southwest in early April 1939. One key to dating the image is the construction of the Boone US Post Office, at…

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This item is the original Dedication Ceremonies program for the United States Post Office in Boone, NC, on April 10, 1940. The program includes a listing of the order of events on its front page (which is signed in pencil by James A. Farley), a…

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This color slide shows the front of the post office in downtown Boone, taken from a southeast position. The slide is numbered "13."

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This color slide shows the front of the post office in downtown Boone, taken from a southwest position on King Street. A United Way banner is in the yard.
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