Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title CCC Camp just moving in
Date June 1938
Description Photograph of the Civilian Conservation Corps setting up a camp at Bluff Park (now Doughton Park) near mile post 238.6 in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Edward H. Abbuehl in June 1938.
Location Location Name: Bluff Park Maintenance Area
Parkway Milepost: 238.6
Latitude: 36.397556
Longitude: -81.224372
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Bluff Park (N.C.)
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway