Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Log Cabin - Preacher Brown House
Date 1930s
Description This photograph shows the log cabin of Jesse Brown at Tompkins Knob near station 590 and mile post 272.5 in section 2E of the Blue Ridge Parkway. The Jesse Brown farmstead consists of a cabin, spring house, and relocated Cool Springs Baptist Church.
Location Location Name: Tomkins Knob
Parkway Milepost: 273.6
Latitude: 36.24182
Longitude: -81.48218
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Brown, Jesse
Jesse Brown Cabin (N.C.)
Tomkins Knob (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway