Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Sassafras, Sassafras albidum, in bloom
Title Note Files with filter
Date May 4, 1956
Description Image of a blooming sassafras tree near milepost 4, section 1B of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Photograph was taken with filters. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters. Photographed by Leslie P. Arnberger on May 4, 1956.
Location Location Name: Milepost 4
Parkway Milepost: 4.0
Latitude: 37.993323
Longitude: -78.89967
Creator Individual Leslie P. Arnberger
Tags Flora
Nelson County (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway