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Title Demonstration of Loom Weaving by Mrs. Strothers
Date Spring 1973
Description Mrs. Strothers performing a loom weaving demonstration at the Parkway Craft Center. The Parkway Craft Center is located at Flat Top Manor in the Moses H. Cone Memorial Park off of section 2G of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary The Moses H. Cone Memorial Park is a recreational area that includes a sophisticated mountain estate named after industrialist Moses H. Cone. The park includes lakes, a series of carriage road systems and the remnants of former orchards.
Location Location Name: Flat Top Manor
Parkway Milepost: 294.0
Latitude: 36.149047
Longitude: -81.692942
Creator Individual F.A. Ketterson, Jr.
Tags Arts and crafts
Flat Top Manor (Blowing Rock, N.C.)
Moses H. Cone Memorial Park (N.C.)
Parkway Craft Center (Flat Top Manor)
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway