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The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Before clean-up
Title Note View showing dead and fire-damaged trees
Date January 10, 1938
Description Image shows a gravel road with trees on both sides. Featured trees include both healthy and dead trees, as well as trees that were damaged by fire. Image taken near milepost 145 and station 449+50 in section 1Q of the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Franklin County, Va. Image taken by Malcolm A. Bird on January 10, 1938.
Location Location Name: Milepost 145
Parkway Milepost: 145.0
Latitude: 37.025
Longitude: -80.105556
Creator Individual Malcolm A. Bird
Tags Dead trees
Franklin County (Va.)
Graded road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway