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Title Location of proposed parking area
Date December 1, 1940
Description Photograph shows a landscape planned for a parking area near station 735 and milepost 290 in section 2F of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by A. S. Burns on October 1, 1940.
Location Location Name: Milepost 290
Parkway Milepost: 290.0
Latitude: 36.139983
Longitude: -81.637214
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Automobile parking
Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Scenic overlooks
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway