Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Road Repair - asphalt.
Date October 14, 1976
Description This photograph shows a truck on the Parkway during the process of repairs to the pavement, or asphalt in October of 1976 between Little Switzerland and Gillespie Gap.
Location Location Name: Little Switzerland
Parkway Milepost: 330.8
Latitude: 35.849672
Longitude: -82.091147
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Automobiles
Construction equipment
Gillespie Gap (N.C.)
Little Switzerland (N.C.)
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway