Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Grandfather Mtn from roadside park on 221. Swinging bridge visible
Date May 1961
Description Photograph shows a view of Grandfather Mountain as seen from U.S. 221, near mile post 305 in section 2H of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Milepost 305
Parkway Milepost: 305.0
Latitude: 36.087979
Longitude: -81.827676
Creator Individual Alan Mebane
Tags Avery County (N.C.)
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway