Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Civil War Earthworks
Date February 1976
Description Photograph of Civil War earthworks and the intersection of U.S. 421 with mile post 276.4 and section 2E of the Blue Ridge Parkway. A directional sign near the roadway indicates distances to the North Carolina towns of Boone and North Wilkesboro.
Location Location Name: Milepost 276
Parkway Milepost: 276.0
Latitude: 36.234864
Longitude: -81.501132
Creator Individual F.A. Ketterson, Jr.
Tags Access roads
Intersections (roads)
Signs and signboards
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway