Documenting the American South

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Title Direction and Accommodation Sign
Date February 7, 1957
Description Photograph of a directional sign indicating distance to the North Carolina towns of Sparta and Roaring Gap from the Blue Ridge Parkway, near mile post 229 in section 2B.
Location Location Name: Milepost 229
Parkway Milepost: 229.0
Latitude: 36.45404
Longitude: -81.020626
Creator Individuals Sam P. Weems
H.B. Stricklin
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Signs and signboards
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway