Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Cowee & Blue Ridge Mountains
Date November 1959
Description A scenic view of Cowee Mountain and the Blue Ridge Mountains. Taken from the Waterrock Knob Parking Overlook at Milepost 451 by Garrett T. Smathers in November 1959.
Location Location Name: Waterrock Knob
Parkway Milepost: 451.0
Latitude: 35.4642681
Longitude: -83.1376431
Creator Individual Garrett T. Smathers
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Automobile parking
Blue Ridge Mountains
Jackson County (N.C.)
Waterrock Knob (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway