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Davis GL 76 Existing Conditions of Roanoke

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Davis GL 76 Existing Conditions of Roanoke.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Davis GL 76 Existing Conditions of Roanoke

Description

Existing Conditions Map of City of Roanoke used in Nolen plan

Creator

George C. Davis Photography

Publisher

Roanoke Public Libraries

Rights

Please contact the Virginia Room at 540.853.2073 for permission to use.

Format

Still Image

Type

glass lantern slide

Identifier

DavisGL76

Provenance

Many of the glass lantern slides included in this collection were used in John Nolen's comprehensive plan for the City of Roanoke in 1928. The plan was meant to improve upon the existing conditions in Roanoke.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Glass Lantern

Physical Dimensions

No. 2 written on left side of slide. Sticker on top upside down "Conditions Map."

Citation

George C. Davis Photography, “Davis GL 76 Existing Conditions of Roanoke,” Virginia Room Digital Collection, accessed December 5, 2021, http://www.virginiaroom.org/digital/document/DavisGL76.