Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Parkway visitors taking pictures
Date May 1959
Description Image shows the back of a man who is holding a camera. He is taking a photograph of a woman. She is standing near a flowering shrub, near the side of the Blue Ridge Parkway, and smiling. The image was taken south of the Peaks of Otter, in Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken by Jack Boucher in May 1959.
Location Location Name: Section 1K
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 37.484214
Longitude: -79.670194
Creator Individual Jack E. Boucher
Tags Peaks of Otter (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway