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Title Orientation Display, Bill Orr in picture
Date June 1956
Description Image shows a park ranger standing in front of an interpretive sign, which appears to be a map of the area surrounding the Blue Ridge Parkway. The man is identified as Bill Orr. Image was taken at the Shenandoah Valley Overlook, near milepost 2.9 in section 1B of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken by Leslie P. Arnberger in June 1956.
Location Location Name: Shenandoah Valley Parking Overlook
Parkway Milepost: 2.9
Latitude: 38.004444
Longitude: -78.887778
Creator Individual Leslie P. Arnberger
Tags Augusta County (Va.)
Interpretive development
Park rangers
Scenic overlooks
Shenandoah Valley Parking Overlook
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway