Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Construction of U.S. 221 overpass from state highway
Date August 16, 1938
Description Photograph of the construction site for the overpass at the intersection of U.S. route 221 with the Blue Ridge Parkway, near station 666 and mile post 317.8 in section 2J.
Location Location Name: Milepost 317
Parkway Milepost: 317.0
Latitude: 35.965955
Longitude: -81.945196
Creator Individual L.M.H.
Tags Avery County (N.C.)
Intersections (roads)
Overpass construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway