Mailing List:2003-05-04 05, Re: Old Man in the Mountain, by Carolyn Whitney Branagan

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From: Christopher Branagan <dunmore -at- adelphia.net> Subject: Re: [WHITNEY-L] Old Man in the Mountain Date: Sun, 04 May 2003 19:43:24 -0400 References: <005801c31200$f85c3bc0$a6214ed8@negia.net> I'm so glad I took my children to see this while it was still there . And Daniel Webster wasn't kidding! from, Carolyn Lou wrote: >It's a sad sad day in New Hampshire. I'm really still in shock. The Old Man of the Mountain, a natural stone profile in Franconia Notch fell from the mountain. This face is on road signs, the state quarter, maps, etc. The profile was one of the most photographed sites in the state. Daniel Webster once wrote of the Old Man....."In the mountains of New Hampshire, God Almighty has hung out a sign to show that there He makes men." > >Many Whitney's were born and raised in New Hampshire. Many like my great grandfather were lumbermen in that area. > > > > > >


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