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Title Museum Dedication
Date June 17, 1955
Description Photograph shows the crowd present at the dedication of the Museum of North Carolina Minerals, located near milepost 330.9 in section 2L of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Cars are visible in the foreground, and the museum structure is present in the background. Taken by Robert E. Howe on June 17, 1955.
Location Location Name: Museum of North Carolina Minerals
Parkway Milepost: 331.0
Latitude: 35.853343
Longitude: -82.051997
Creator Individual Robert E. Howe
Tags Automobiles
Dedication to public use
Museum of North Carolina Minerals (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway