Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Yellow Birch and purple rhododendron on exposed slope
Date March 12, 1957
Description Photograph of yellow birch trees and purple rhododendron plants on a slope in the Craggy Gardens area of the Asheville District of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Earl W. Estes, Jr. and Donald H. Robinson on March 12, 1957.
Location Location Name: Craggy Gardens
Parkway Milepost: 367.0
Latitude: 35.6926148
Longitude: -82.3848459
Creator Individuals Earl W. Estes, Jr.
Donald H. Robinson
Tags Buncombe County (N.C.)
Craggy Gardens (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway