Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Aerials of Construction at Grandfather Mountain
Date September 22, 1979
Description Photograph showing an aerial shot of the main construction depot for construction of the Blue Ridge Parkway at Grandfather Mountain. Photo shows building, construction materials, and multiple cars parked at the depot.
Location Location Name: Grandfather Mountain
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.111239
Longitude: -81.8114991
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Automobiles
Construction equipment
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway