Guide to the Blowing Rock and Boone (North Carolina) Souvenir Folder, 1950

Summary Information

Title: Blowing Rock and Boone (North Carolina) Souvenir Folder, 1950
Collection: AC.700
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

This collection includes a tourist's souvenir folder of Blowing Rock and Boone, North Carolina showing scenes of the mountains and area tourist attractions.

Creator: Curt Teich & Company

Biographical/Historical Note

This souvenir was mailed in 1950. The 18 scenes are actually art prints by Curt Teich & Company, made into an accordian folder. Blowing Rock and Boone are located in Watauga County, North Carolina and are both known for their beauty, scenery and natural attractions.

Scope and Contents

This collection is one color tourist's souviner folder containing images of Blowing Rock, North Carolina and Boone, North Carolina, postmarked 1950. Inside cover contains information on Blowing Rock and Boone and contains 18 images of the area. Folder is addressed to Nellie Pickett of Stockrige, Michigan from Blowing Rock.


This is a single-item collection.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

This was a purchase from Prints Old and Rare from California in 2009. Accession number 2010.016

Processing Information

This was processed by Anita Elliott, December 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.700: Souvenir Folder, Blowing Rock and Boone, North Carolina, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Souvenir Folder, 1950 ACSC_Box 23, Folder 8