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Blowing Rock and Boone (North Carolina) souvenir folder

 Collection
Identifier: AC-700

Scope and Contents

This collection is one color tourist's souviner folder containing images of Blowing Rock, North Carolina and Boone, North Carolina, postmarked 1950. Inside cover contains information on Blowing Rock and Boone and contains 18 images of the area. Folder is addressed to Nellie Pickett of Stockrige, Michigan from Blowing Rock.

Dates

  • 1950

Language

All material in this collection are in English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions.

Historical Note

This souvenir was mailed in 1950. The 18 scenes are actually art prints by Curt Teich & Company, made into an accordian folder. Blowing Rock and Boone are located in Watauga County, North Carolina and are both known for their beauty, scenery and natural attractions.

Extent

0.01 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

This collection includes a tourist's souvenir folder of Blowing Rock and Boone, North Carolina showing scenes of the mountains and area tourist attractions.

Arrangement

This is a single-item collection.

Acquisitions Information

This was a purchase from Prints Old and Rare from California in 2009 and accessioned as AC.2010.016.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Anita Elliott, December 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.
Title
AC.700: Blowing Rock and Boone (North Carolina) Souvenir Folder, 1950
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Anita Elliott
Date
12/6/2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
218 College Street
Boone U.S.A. - North Carolina 28608-2026 United States
8282624975
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