Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Local visitor and mode of travel occasionally seen along the Parkway
Date April 1947
Description Image shows a man standing facing the camera with his hands on his hips. He is in a field and standing close to his mule and cart. In the background are trees and a group of houses. Image taken near station 329/50 and milepost 199.4 in section 1V of the Blue Ridge Parkway in April 1947.
Location Location Name: Milepost 199
Parkway Milepost: 199.0
Latitude: 36.668224
Longitude: -80.685249
Creator Individual R.H.G.
Tags Carriages and carts
Carroll County (Va.)
Fancy Gap (Va.)
Residential building
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway