November 18, 2009 -
In honor of the 75th anniversary of the Great Smoky Mountains
National Park, a commemorative edition set of note cards are now available for sale
at all Knox County Public Library locations. The note cards showcasing black and white
photographs from the McClung Historical Collection make the perfect stocking stuffer
or hostess gift.
Each set includes ten 5x7 blank note cards and envelopes, featuring one of
five outdoor scenic photographs. Pictures include the Alum Cave Bluffs, Laurel
Falls, a cabin named Junglebrook which is on the National Register of Historic
Places, a view from Mt. LeConte, and a view of snow covered spruce. The
pictures are dated from the 1920ís to the 50ís.
Note cards are available for $10 at any library location. Checks can be made
payable to the Friends of the Knox County Public Library. Proceeds benefit the
Knox County Public Library. Contact any library location for more information.
In addition to all Knox County Public Library locations, note cards will also
be available at the East Tennessee History Center gift shop. There are a limited number,
so act quickly!
For more information, please contact Kay Martin 865-521-7812.