Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Parkway, Section 2B
Date 1940s
Description View of road through the trees at mileposts 217-229, section 2A or 2B 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 Photographs
Retaining walls
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway