Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Stripped area and top soil storage pile
Date November 26, 1935
Description Photograph shows cleared land and a topsoil pile near station 350 and mile post 221.6 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by G.W.W. on November 26, 1935.
Location Location Name: Milepost 221
Parkway Milepost: 221.0
Latitude: 36.519074
Longitude: -80.93634
Creator Individual G.W.W.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Landscape development
Soil stripping
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway