Our Avery County: Remembering an Appalachian pictureman: W.R. Trivett
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There were many practicing "picture men" in the early years of Avery County history. Some, like Paul Buchanan of Mitchell County, traveled about using a horse or automobile, visiting different communities. Others, like Frank A. Carr and Clifton Laws, operated more conventional studio-based photography businesses. In 1929 Laws bought out much of the photography equipment from the Carrs.
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