Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Flood damage fill wash
Date August 21, 1940
Description Photograph shows the results of flooding on the slope and roadway at station 0+25 and mile post 305 in section 2H of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Dale on August 21, 1940.
Location Location Name: Section 2H
Parkway Milepost: None
Creator Individual Dale
Tags Avery County (N.C.)
Flood of 1940
Road damage
Storm damage
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway