Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Chestoa View PO
Date 1946
Description People looking at the scenery at the Chestoa View Parking Area near milepost 320.7, section 2K on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Abbie Rowe in 1946.
Location Location Name: Chestoa View Parking Area
Parkway Milepost: 320.8
Latitude: 35.927458
Longitude: -81.954572
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Chestoa View (N.C.)
McDowell County (N.C.)
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway