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Guy Shorey's Mountain Vistas Photo Gallery

These photos are some of the many historical slides archived and preserved within the Gladys Brooks Memorial Library located at the Weather Discovery Center.

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Franconia Range
Franconia Range from Whitefield.

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Kinsman's Notch
Asa Kinsman arrived with his family in the 1780's and subsequently two mountains and a notch south of Cannon acquired the family name. Crumbling rocks from cliffs north of the notch comprise a jumble through with Lost River splashes and disappears. The River was supposedly discovered by the Jackman brothers, Royal and Lyman, when Royal fell through a hole, and into the river below.

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Cherry Mountain
Northwest of Mount Washington, off on its own, sits Cherry Mountain. On July 10, 1885, a slide estimated to contain a million tons of debris let loose from its slope, wiping out the farm and cattle of Oscar Stanley, and killing one of his workmen.

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Franconia Notch
As you approach Franconia Notch from the south you are greeted by Cannon Mountain, Eagle Cliff, and "The Agonies"-- a ridge of Mount Lafayette, respectively from left to right. Although the roadway has changed since this photo was taken, the scenery is still unmistakable.

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Dixville Notch
Dixville Notch over Lake Gloriette.

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Scenic Vista
A classic shot from the Scenic Vista. Note the Elm trees in this photo dated sometime in the late 1940s.

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Mahoosuc Range
The Mahoosuc Range from Milan Hill.

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Willey House Pond
The pond across the street at the Willey House site with the cliffs of Mount Willard in the background, Crawford Notch.

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