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 telegram dated July 12, 1968 from Roy A. Taylor reading "pleased to advise that Cradle of Forestry bill signed by president evening." Photograph 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
Haywood County (N.C.)
Taylor, Roy A.
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway