Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Proposed picnic road
Date September 1936
Description Image shows a close-up view of a wooded area that is the site of a proposed picnic road on the Blue Ridge Parkway. The ground is covered in tree limbs, leaves, and grass. Image taken in Rocky Knob Park, near milepost 165.6 in section 1S of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken by Robert G. Hall in September of 1936.
Location Location Name: Rocky Knob (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 168.2
Latitude: 36.819444
Longitude: -80.342222
Creator Individual Robert G. Hall
Tags Floyd County (Va.)
Patrick County (Va.)
Picnic grounds
Rocky Knob (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway