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Title Lapedarey Equipment (stone polisher)
Date May 1, 1974
Description Photograph of machinery used for stone-polishing at the Museum of North Carolina Minerals, located near mile post 331 and Gillespie Gap in section 2L of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Museum of North Carolina Minerals
Parkway Milepost: 331.0
Latitude: 35.853343
Longitude: -82.051997
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Arts and crafts
Gillespie Gap (N.C.)
Mitchell County (N.C.)
Museum of North Carolina Minerals (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway