Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Dump on Beasley's property near and [end] of property parkway
Date July 27, 1948
Description Image of a litter pile, consisting of many cans, bottles, paper, an empty cigarette carton and other refuse. Image was taken near the intersection of Virginia State Route 679 and the Blue Ridge Parkway, near milepost 122.4 and station 67 in section 1N of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken on July 27, 1948.
Location Location Name: Intersection of Blue Ridge Parkway at Virginia State Route 679
Parkway Milepost: 122.4
Latitude: 37.201639
Longitude: -79.970286
Creator Individual H.V.R.
Tags Litter (Trash)
Roanoke County (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway