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Title Lon Swain - helped out at Johnson Farm (1960's or 1970's)
Date 20th Century
Description Image shows an older man seated in a chair near a table. He has been identified as Lon Swain. In the image, Mr. Swain has his chair facing out into the room, rather than facing the table, as if he is in conversation with another individual. Image was taken near milepost 85.6 of the Blue Ridge Parkway, near Johnson Farm and the Peaks of Otter developed area.
Location Location Name: Milepost 85
Parkway Milepost: 85.0
Latitude: 37.453531
Longitude: -79.598239
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway