Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Making Apple Butter
Date October 1964
Description Image of two women demonstrating how to make apple butter for a group of onlookers in the Mabry Mill area near milepost 176.1, section 1T of the Blue Ridge Parkway. One woman is using a long handled spoon to stir the butter while the other is pouring an ingredient into the pot containing the apple butter. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters. Photographed by M. Woodbridge Williams in October of 1964.
Location Location Name: Mabry Mill (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 176.1
Latitude: 36.75
Longitude: -80.404722
Creator Individual M. Woodbridge Williams
Creator Organization United States Department of the Interior
Tags Cooking
Floyd County (Va.)
Interpretive development
Mabry Mill (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway