Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Obliteration Graded Early During Job Partially Covered with Natural Vegetation before Final Inspection
Date September 7, 1939
Description Obliteration graded early during a job, partially covered with natural vegetation before final inspection. Photograph taken near milepost 317.7, section 2J or 2K, and station 9 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "LMH" on September 7, 1939.
Location Location Name: Milepost 317
Parkway Milepost: 317.0
Latitude: 35.965955
Longitude: -81.945196
Creator Individual L.M.H.
Tags Automobiles
Graded road
Grading (Earthwork)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway