Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Progress on Parkway Connection (aerial)
Date August 31, 1976
Description Aerial view of a clearing in the woods during construction of the Grandfather Mountain Connector, located near milepost 308 in section 2J of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Robert G. Bruce on August 31, 1976.
Location Location Name: Grandfather Mountain
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.111239
Longitude: -81.8114991
Creator Individual Robert G. Bruce
Tags Aerial views
Avery County (N.C.)
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway