Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Sign Vandalism - View of Black Mountains
Date August 1971
Description A photograph of the rustic style sign reading "View of Black Mountain," located in the Gillespie Gap sub-district near milepost 342.2 and section 2N of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Special detail is paid to the words and pictures that visitors and vandals have left on the sign. Photograph by Robert G. Bruce, August 1971.
Location Location Name: Milepost 342
Parkway Milepost: 342.0
Latitude: 35.788252
Longitude: -82.167367
Creator Individual Robert G. Bruce
Tags Black Mountain (N.C.)
Gillespie Gap (N.C.)
Signs and signboards
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway