Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Grandfather Mt. Connector aerial photo
Date August 31, 1976
Description Aerial color photograph of construction on the Grandfather Mountain Connector of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Photograph shows the roadway and construction site cutting through the trees and landscape.
Location Location Name: Grandfather Mountain
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.111239
Longitude: -81.8114991
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Aerial views
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway