Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Grandfather Mt from Beacon Heights
Date May 1961
Description A view of Grandfather Mountain taken from Beacon Heights. Photograph taken by Alan Mebane in Mary 1961, Milepost 304.
Location Location Name: Beacon Heights
Parkway Milepost: 305.0
Latitude: 36.0823501
Longitude: -81.8301105
Creator Individual Alan Mebane
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Avery County (N.C.)
Beacon Heights (N.C.)
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway