Heavy Machinery Completing Rivers Street, early 1970s

Title

Heavy Machinery Completing Rivers Street, early 1970s

Subject

Appalachian State University, Rivers Street, Linville River Railway, Edwin Duncan Hall, Boone

Description

This modern reprint from an historic photograph shows heavy machinery preparing to do the grading of the old Linville River Railway bed for conversion to modern-day Rivers Street in the early 1970s. Edwin Duncan Hall at Appalachian State University can be seen in the distance on the left.

Creator

Unknown

Date

Circa 1972

Contributor

Town of Boone

Format

Black and White Photograph

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Jon-Hou-01-014

Spatial Coverage

Boone, NC

Scanning Technician

Eric Plaag

DPI

600

Bit Depth

24-Bit

Collection Name

Jones House Collection

Scanning Software

Epson Scan

Files

Jon-Hou-01-014.jpg

Citation

Unknown, “Heavy Machinery Completing Rivers Street, early 1970s,” Digital Watauga, accessed December 13, 2019, https://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/7985.

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