Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Fire Presuppression Unit in Camping and Picnic Areas
Date 1941
Description Photograph of a unit for fire suppression in camping and picnic areas in Bluff Park (now Doughton Park) near mile post 239 and section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by J.E.V. in 1941.
Location Location Name: Bluff Park
Parkway Milepost: 239.0
Creator Individual J.E.V.
Tags Bluff Park (N.C.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Picnic grounds
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway