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Appalachian Heritage Day

By Susan M. Thigpen © 1984

Issue: May, 1984

The Wilderness Road Regional Museum located in Newbern, Virginia, state rt. 611 (exit 32 off Interstate 81) is celebrating Appalachian Heritage Day Sunday May 13th, 1984. Between 2:00 and 4:43 they are inviting the public to come. Their theme will be "School Days In Appalachia" with displays, retired teachers honored and free refreshments.

The Wilderness Road Regional Museum is owned and operated by The New River Historical Society comprising the counties of Floyd, Giles, Montgomery and Pulaski and the City of Radford. For more information about the Wilderness Road Regional Museum, you may write to Box 373, Newbern, Va. 24126.