Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title South along center line proposed runway
Date August 28, 1945
Description Photograph looks south along the center line of the proposed roadway near Bamboo Triplett Road and milepost 285.5 in section 2F of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Large area of vegetation visible. Taken by Kenneth McCarter on August 28, 1945.
Location Location Name: Milepost 285
Parkway Milepost: 285.0
Latitude: 36.198983
Longitude: -81.604704
Creator Individual Kenneth McCarter
Tags Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Proposed sites
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway