Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Drilling for blasting in open pit feldspar mine North Carolina
Date 1955
Description Photograph of a worker operating a drill at a feldspar pit at an unidentified location in North Carolina.
Location Location Name: Undetermined
Parkway Milepost: None
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Drilling and boring
Drills (machinery)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway