Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Planting potatoes. W.M. Shuffler lease. The seed is being covered with a plow.
Date Spring 1944
Description Photograph of workers in a potato field near station 524 and mile post 314.7 in section 2J of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Milepost 314
Parkway Milepost: 314.0
Latitude: 35.987816
Longitude: -81.902636
Creator Individual A.H. Huntoon
Tags Burke County (N.C.)
Farm buildings and land
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway