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Title Graveyard Fields and Sec. 2-U-V of Parkway with Ranger T.S. Roeder
Date November 1956
Description A photograph taken from Shining Rock Ledge showing the Graveyard Fields vista and park ranger T.S. Roeder in the left foreground with binoculars, observing the landscape. The Blue Ridge Parkway runs through the mountains the background. Taken by Robert E. Howe in November 1956.
Location Location Name: Milepost 420
Parkway Milepost: 420.0
Latitude: 35.316643
Longitude: -82.865661
Creator Individuals Roeder
Robert E. Howe
Tags Landscape
Park rangers
Swain County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway