Scenic view of valley near Altamont, NC in autumn. Taken with infrared film.
Using Google Earth, this photograph appears to have been made looking SSE from a hilltop just west of U. S. Highway 221 about 1.5 road miles south Altamont.
A vertical view of this scene from a slightly different angle (to the right) appears on the cover of 9 October 1954 issue of THE STATE magazine, the negative (126.96.36.199-1-3) for which is in the Morton collection.
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Wilson Library, North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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