Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Picnic Party
Date August 1965
Description Group having a "picnic party" in the Crabtree Picnic Area near milepost 339, section 2M on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by H. Craig Heller in August 1965.
Location Location Name: Crabtree Meadows
Parkway Milepost: 339.0
Latitude: 35.812039
Longitude: -82.143292
Creator Individual H. Craig Heller
Tags Crabtree Meadows (N.C.)
McDowell County (N.C.)
Picnic grounds
Yancey County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway