Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title View to northwest from point shown on grading plan. Old gullied road to right
Date August 15, 1935
Description Photograph looks northwest along a roadway near McKinney Gap, North Carolina, with an old road visible to the right; located near mile post 327.5 in section 2K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by L. M. H. on August 15, 1935.
Commentary This is a view near McKinney Gap in 1935, which was before construction on the Blue Ridge Parkway started.
Location Location Name: McKinney Gap
Parkway Milepost: 327.0
Latitude: 35.8848472
Longitude: -82.0131688
Creator Individual L.M.H.
Tags Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
McKinney Gap (N.C.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway