Railroad at 17 Points - Round Knob, North Carolina - Blue Ridge Mountains - Postcard, c. 1930s


(5 1/2 x 3 1/2 In) This is an original vintage Asheville Post Card Co., C. T. American Art Colored linen postcard from the 1930s. It shows a view of the railroad at 17 points in Western North Carolina. 

"Some of the most marvelous feats known to railroad engineering are to be found near Round Knob, in the "Land of the Sky." The railroad in winding and rewinding, and making its numerous loops in order to reach the summit of the great Blue Ridge, can at one place on the line be seen at 17 points.", reads the description printed on the back. 

"Friday 8th, Dear Van. We followed roads like this every turn a new view. Will tell you when I get back. Regards, Kitt.", reads the note written on the back.

The postcard is used and is in VERY GOOD condition, wear at the edges, blunted corner tips, a few minor stains. 

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