Wednesday, October 03, 2012

GarysWorld 'Appalachia' - Cumberland Gap

Cumberland Gap
Cumberland Gap.jpg Cumberland Gap in winter
Elevation 1,600 ft (488 m)
Traversed by U.S. Highway 25E
Location Kentucky/Virginia/Tennessee, United States
Range Cumberland Mountains
Coordinates 36°36′14″N 83°40′27″W
Cumberland Gap, (last visited Sept. 30, 2012). Cumberland Gap in pictures and video

Source: via Emily on Pinterest

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Cumberland Gap National Historic Park Tennessee, Virginia, Kentucky

Cumberland Gap from Chaney Swiney on Vimeo.

"...Cumberland Gap as a special place of passing for thousands of years--a place with a long relationship to the affairs of man. It relates the important role the gap played in opening the West to settlement." Public domain film from the National Archives, slightly cropped to remove uneven edges, with the aspect ratio corrected, and mild video noise reduction applied. Cumberland Gap Jam Sept 2012

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