Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Earl Batten - Chief of Maintenance - Retirement
Date 1969
Description Image shows a group of people who are gathered around a table. They are wearing suits and dresses, and one man appears to have received a gift. Everyone is turned toward him and the object that he is looking at. The image was taken at the Peaks of Otter Lodge near milepost 85.6, near where Section 1J meets Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Peaks of Otter Lodge (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 85.6
Latitude: 37.442856
Longitude: -79.603603
Creator Individual Brown
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Park lodging facilities
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway