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Title Big Tom Wilson
Date December 1960
Description Photograph of "Big Tom" Wilson, copied from a newspaper article from the Pack Memorial Library for use in the Mt. Mitchell roadside exhibit at mile post 349 in section 2N of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Garrett T. Smathers in December 1960.
Location Location Name: Mount Mitchell
Parkway Milepost: 350.0
Latitude: 35.764839
Longitude: -82.2651221
Creator Individual Garrett T. Smathers
Tags Mount Mitchell (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway