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SR082 Main Street

FILES

sr082.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

SR082 Main Street

Description

Main Street has become the setting for one of Salem’s most successful civic and commercial events – Olde Salem Days. The event began in 1981 with an estimated 12,000 visitors. By 1985, under the sponsorship of the Jaycees, “Days” drew some 40,000 persons and has continued to be a major draw encompassing a variety of vendors, musicians, crafters, and an antique car show.

Creator

Cline

Publisher

Roanoke Public Libraries

Date

1950s

Contributor

Nelson Harris, George Wade

Rights

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Format

Digital Postcard

Type

Still Image

Identifier

sr082

Is Version Of

Salem and Roanoke County in Vintage Postcards by Nelson Harris (2005)

Citation

Cline, “SR082 Main Street,” Virginia Room Digital Collection, accessed June 25, 2022, http://www.virginiaroom.org/digital/document/sr082.