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Title Over Mountain Victory Trail - September 29, 1980 - 200th Anniversary
Date September 29, 1980
Description Photograph of three men during the commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the Overmountain Victory March, held at the Museum of North Carolina Minerals. The event commemorated the Overmountain Men, American Revolutionary soldiers who fought in the Battle of Kings Mountain. Photograph taken near milepost 331 in section 2L of the Blue Ridge Parkway, by C.E. Westveer on September 29, 1980.
Location Location Name: Museum of North Carolina Minerals
Parkway Milepost: 331.0
Latitude: 35.853343
Longitude: -82.051997
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Gillespie Gap (N.C.)
Museum of North Carolina Minerals (N.C.)
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Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway