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Title Mineral Specimen in Case 1, Garnets & Mica in Pegmatite
Date September 19, 1955
Description Photograph of a mineral sample including garnets and mica in a display case at the Museum of North Carolina Minerals, located near mile post 331 in section 2L of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Leslie P. Arnberger on September 19, 1955.
Location Location Name: Museum of North Carolina Minerals
Parkway Milepost: 331.0
Latitude: 35.853343
Longitude: -82.051997
Creator Individual Leslie P. Arnberger
Tags Exhibitions
Gillespie Gap (N.C.)
Museum of North Carolina Minerals (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway