Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Museum Dedication
Date June 17, 1955
Description Photograph shows a crowd of people at the dedication of the Museum of North Carolina Minerals, located near milepost 330.9 in section 2L of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Robert E. Howe on June 17, 1955.
Location Location Name: Museum of North Carolina Minerals
Parkway Milepost: 331.0
Latitude: 35.853343
Longitude: -82.051997
Creator Individual Robert E. Howe
Tags Dedication to public use
Gillespie Gap (N.C.)
Museum of North Carolina Minerals (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway