Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Helicopter Used for Aerial Inspection of Progress of Grandfather Mt Connector
Date August 31, 1976
Description Photograph showing the aerial inspection of progress of the Grandfather Mountain connector near milepost 308, section 2J on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Robert G. Bruce on August 31, 1976.
Location Location Name: Milepost 308
Parkway Milepost: 308.0
Latitude: 36.051502
Longitude: -81.853612
Creator Individual Robert G. Bruce
Tags Avery County (N.C.)
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway