Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Overlook shelter, Bldg #89 - Built by ERA in 1938
Date February 6, year unknown
Description Photograph shows a fireplace and seating area in the interior of the overlook shelter at the Cumberland Knob picnic area, located at milepost 217.5 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by F.A. Ketterson, Jr.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob Park
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Creator Individual F.A. Ketterson, Jr.
Tags Cumberland Knob Recreation Area (N.C.)
Picnic grounds
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway