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Title Overmountain Victory March
Date October 19, 1975
Description Photograph of children marching and drumming outside the Museum of North Carolina Minerals, located near milepost 331 in section 2L of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Peggy Thompson during the Overmountain Victory March celebration held on October 19, 1975. The march commemorated the Revolutionary War Overmountain Men and the upcoming U.S. bicentennial.
Location Location Name: Museum of North Carolina Minerals
Parkway Milepost: 331.0
Latitude: 35.853343
Longitude: -82.051997
Creator Individual Peggy Thompson
Tags Gillespie Gap (N.C.)
Museum of North Carolina Minerals (N.C.)
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Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway