Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Side view from Parkway showing prevalent type of fence and condition of all standing chestnut trees
Date August 1936
Description Photograph of a pasture as viewed from the side of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image shows a line of trees, and in the lower right portion of the image is a detail of a fence. Image was taken at milepost 163.1 by in August of 1936, near station 1440 in section 1R of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Milepost 163
Parkway Milepost: 163.0
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Fences
Floyd County (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway