Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Picnic area before clearing operations
Date April 21, 1936
Description Photograph of the undeveloped landscape of the Cumberland Knob picnic area, located near mile post 217.5 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob Park
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Creator Individual G.W.W.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob Recreation Area (N.C.)
Landscape development
Picnic grounds
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway