Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Operator Sign
Date July 10, 1942
Description Photograph shows two automobiles in a parking area near an operator sign (located near the ground in the center of the image) at Cumberland Knob in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Robert G. Hall on July 10, 1942.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Latitude: 36.55013
Longitude: -80.90869
Creator Individual Robert G. Hall
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Automobile parking
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Signs and signboards
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway