Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Spruce Blowdown Area, Sec. 2-N, MP 358
Date July 1956
Description Photograph of a hillside covered by damaged and fallen spruce trees, located between mileposts 357 and 358 in section 2N of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Robert E. Howe in July 1956 for records purposes.
Location Location Name: Milepost 358
Parkway Milepost: 358.0
Latitude: 35.730654
Longitude: -82.314125
Creator Individual Robert E. Howe
Tags Buncombe County (N.C.)
Dead trees
Storm damage
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway