Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Blue Ridge Parkway
Date June 1959
Description Image of the Blue Ridge Parkway as it winds through the Blue Ridge Mountains. A wooden guard rail runs alongside the road, and there are two automobiles visible in the distance. Image was taken near milepost 100 in section 1L of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Jack E. Boucher in June 1959.
Location Location Name: Milepost 100
Parkway Milepost: 100.0
Latitude: 37.409403
Longitude: -79.793627
Creator Individual Jack E. Boucher
Tags Automobiles
Blue Ridge Mountains
Botetourt County (Va.)
Guard rails
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway