Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Overlook Shelter, Bldg #89 Built by ERA in 1938
Date 1960s
Description Exterior view of shelter in the Cumberland Knob picnic area near milepost 217, section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by F. A. Ketterson, Jr.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob Park
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Creator Individual F.A. Ketterson, Jr.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob Recreation Area (N.C.)
Picnic grounds
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway