Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Photograph of Master Plan - Buena Vista to Laurel Fork
Date November 6, 1936
Description Image is a photograph of a portion of a map that depicts the Blue Ridge Parkway in Virginia. This photograph shows the Blue Ridge Parkway from near Glasgow, Virginia, near milepost 60, to near Laurel Fork, Virginia, near milepost 182. The terrain surrounding the Blue Ridge Parkway is sketched in shaded relief, and near the top of the map there are detailed sketches of specific geographic areas from along the Blue Ridge Parkway. The image was taken by Albert S. Burns on November 6, 1936.
Location Location Name: Milepost 60
Parkway Milepost: 60.0
Latitude: 37.582556
Longitude: -79.329081
Creator Individual Albert S. Burns
Tags Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Panoramic maps
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway