New Digitized Collection

The Mary D. Davis photographs were recently digitized and are now available online. Davis graduated from Appalachian State Teachers College in 1942. Her collection contains eleven photographs, dated 1941-1942, that relate to ASTC and the Town of Boone.  Subjects include Appalachian students, the campus, and a snow storm.  Downtown storefront entrances featured are Dixie Stores and Watauga Hotel and Café.  Downtown storefronts photographed include Farmers Hardware and the bank located next door. There is also a photograph of the Daniel Boone Hotel directional sign.

Photo depicts snowy street with vehicles and storefronts of bank, café, Farmers Hardware & Supply Co., and Quality Shoe Shop.
Published: Jun 21, 2021 10:52am