Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Cradle of Forestry
Date May 24, 1974
Description Photograph of a sign for Schenck Job Corps Center near the Cradle of Forestry, off the Blue Ridge Parkway near mile post 411 and section 2U. Taken by C.E. Westveer on May 24, 1974.
Location Location Name: Milepost 411
Parkway Milepost: 411.0
Latitude: 35.381222
Longitude: -82.781513
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Cradle of Forestry in America
Signs and signboards
Transylvania County (N.C.)
United States Forest Service
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway