Bicentennial Display, University Bookstore, 1976, photo 1
 

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“Bicentennial Display, University Bookstore, 1976, photo 1,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed May 19, 2024, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/8429.


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Title

Bicentennial Display, University Bookstore, 1976, photo 1

Description

This image shows the student exhibit celebrating Hispanic influence on the United States during the Bicentennial Celebrations in 1976. Items are arranged in the display case at the University Bookstore, built 1969, at Appalachian State University (1969-current). This display was part of a student display competition. Poster in window reads, "...We pay due respect to Hispanic influence and heritage here in the United States," and includes posters, books, and items with Spanish and Mexican heritage. The United States Bicentennial was celebrated on Sunday, July 4, 1976, the 200th anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence.

Subject

Exhibitions
Anniversaries
Appalachian State University

Source

General Picture Files, 2004.040, Box 5, Bicentennial, C14.2.1.5.

Publisher

University Archives, Appalachian State University

Date

1976

Format

JPEG
Photographs

Language

English

Type

Image

Corporate Names

Appalachian State University

Place Names

University Bookstore (1969)

Series

Series 2 -- Events

File name

1120_2004_040_A.jpg

Sponsors

The Appalachian State University Historical Photographs Digitization Project is supported with federal Library Service and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources through the North Carolina ECHO, 'Exploring Cultural Heritage Online' Digitization Grant Program.

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contact sheet

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