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Title Over Mountain Victory Trail - September 29, 1980 - 200th Anniversary
Date September 29, 1980
Description Photograph of a horse-drawn carriage participating in the celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Overmountain Victory March at Gillespie Gap, located near the Museum of North Carolina Minerals and milepost 331 in section 2L of the Blue Ridge Parkway. The event commemorated the Overmountain Men, American Revolutionary soldiers who fought in the Battle of Kings Mountain. Taken 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 Carriages and carts
Gillespie Gap (N.C.)
Museum of North Carolina Minerals (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway