Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Bluffs Coffee Shop
Date May 1952
Description People eating and drinking at the Bluffs Coffee Shop in Doughton Park off of section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Abbie Rowe in May 1952.
Location Location Name: Bluffs Coffee Shop
Parkway Milepost: 241.0
Latitude: 36.430231
Longitude: -81.177169
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bluffs Coffee Shop (Doughton Park, N.C.)
Coffee shops
Doughton Park (N.C.)
National park concessions
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway