Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Jesse Brown Cabin (No. 294)
Date August 9, 1973
Description Photograph shows a woman walking into the Preacher Jesse Brown Cabin, located at milepost 272.5 (near Tomkins Knob) in section 2E of the Blue Ridge Parkway. The Jesse Brown farmstead consists of a cabin, spring house, and relocated Cool Springs Baptist Church. Taken by C.E. Westveer on August 9, 1973.
Location Location Name: Milepost 272
Parkway Milepost: 272.0
Latitude: 36.24485
Longitude: -81.458626
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Brown, Jesse
Jesse Brown Cabin (N.C.)
Rustic cabins
Tomkins Knob (N.C.)
Wilkes County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway