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Title Mrs. Johnson & Party on Parkway
Title Note The press interview - Secretary and Mrs. Udall
Date May 12, 1965
Description This photocard contains two images. Each image shows a press interview that is taking place on Sharp Top Mountain. In each image, a man is holding a microphone and speaking to United States Secretary of the Interior Stewart Lee Udall. Another man is standing to the right of them, and he is video recording the press interview. Mrs. Ermalee Udall is visible in the background, and she is speaking to another woman. These images were taken near milepost 85.9 and Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by W.E. Dutton on May 12, 1965.
Location Location Name: Sharp Top Mountain (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 85.9
Latitude: 37.433333
Longitude: -79.604722
Creator Individual W.E. Dutton
Creator Organization United States Department of the Interior
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Sharp Top Mountain (Va.)
Udall, Stewart L.
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway