Longtime residents and visitors to Ocracoke may remember this scene from the early 1970s.
My son, Stefen Howard, creator of OcracokeNavigator.com, periodically publishes "History Hunt" vintage photos. This is photo #7. If you can identify the location of this photo you will be entered in a drawing to win a free t-shirt. Details are available at https://www.ocracokenavigator.com/history-hunt-7/.
Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter is the story of the Aleta, Ocracoke's
mailboat from 1944-1952, compliments of the Core Sound Museum. Click on
the following link for photos, text, and audio recordings about this
iconic vessel: http://www.coresound.com/saltwaterconnections/portlight/aleta/