Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Gas and Oil Building #353
Date October 1957
Description Image shows a small building with two doors and one garage door. There is a fuel pump located next to one side of the building. There is a parking area in front of the building, and a fence borders the parking area. The image was taken in October 1957, near milepost 85.2 in Section 1J of the Blue Ridge Parkway, at the Peaks of Otter Maintenance Area.
Location Location Name: Peaks of Otter Maintenance Area
Parkway Milepost: 85.2
Latitude: 37.452583
Longitude: -79.597842
Creator Individual Clifton
Tags Botetourt County (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway