Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Picnic Group, Cumberland Knob
Date June 1946
Description Group having a picnic at Cumberland Knob on milepost 217.5, section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Abbie Rowe in June 1946.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Latitude: 36.55013
Longitude: -80.90869
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Picnic grounds
Recreational areas
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway