Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Rocky Knob; laurel in bloom in foreground
Date June 9, 1937
Description Image of trees and foliage alongside a road near milepost 164.3, section 1R, station 1510 of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Bay laurel trees can be seen in bloom. In the photograph, Rocky Knob can be seen in the distance. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters. Photographed by Edward H. Abbuehl on June 9, 1937.
Location Location Name: Milepost 164
Parkway Milepost: 164.0
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Floyd County (Va.)
Rocky Knob (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway