Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Illegal timber cutting by Electric Corp.
Date July 1946
Description Photograph shows illegally cleared land from timber cutting by Electric Corp. at the intersection of the Blue Ridge Parkway and US 221. Taken by A.S. Burns in July 1946.
Location Location Name: Milepost 292
Parkway Milepost: 292.0
Latitude: 36.148597
Longitude: -81.663857
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Intersections (roads)
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway