Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Farming
Date October 1942
Description Image of farmland located along the Blue Ridge Parkway. In the image, a pasture with haystacks and grazing cattle is separated from the road by a wooden fence. The pasture is bordered by a line of trees on the far side. Image taken by Abbie Rowe in October of 1946 in Section 1R of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Section 1R
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.890358
Longitude: -80.262762
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Tags Animals
Farm buildings and land
Floyd County (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway