Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Picnicking
Date June 1946
Description Photograph shows a group of people using a grill and table at a picnic area in Cumberland Knob Park, located near milepost 217.5 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Abbie Rowe in June 1946.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob Park
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob Recreation Area (N.C.)
Picnic grounds
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway