Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Slope before pruning back straggly laurel
Date 20th Century
Description The image shows trees and bushes along a small slope of land next to the Blue Ridge Parkway. Laurel bushes growing on the slope appear in small patches. Image taken near milepost 145 and station 527-20 in section 1Q of the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Franklin County, Va. Image taken by K.W.D. The date that the photograph was taken is unknown.
Location Location Name: Milepost 145
Parkway Milepost: 145.0
Latitude: 37.025
Longitude: -80.105556
Creator Individual K.W.D.
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway