Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Early Construction
Date August 1936
Description Photograph of machinery and early road construction in section 2D of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Section 2D
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.373472
Longitude: -81.3275
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Ashe County (N.C.)
Construction equipment
Land construction
Road construction
Wilkes County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway