Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Plowing for hay field
Date 20th Century
Description Image shows the back of a man on a tractor, plowing a hay field. A wooden fence extends along the field to the right of the photograph, and trees line the right side of the fence. Image taken near milepost 155 in section 1Q of the Blue Ridge Parkway, near Smart View in Franklin County, Va. The photographer and date that the image was taken are both unknown.
Location Location Name: Smart View (V.A.)
Parkway Milepost: 155.0
Latitude: 36.9259683
Longitude: -80.1864329
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Agriculture
Franklin County (Va.)
Smart View (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway