Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title 10 Millionth Visitor Ceremony
Date October 29, 1968
Description Photograph of Asheville Mayor Eller at a ceremony for the 10 millionth visitor to the Blue Ridge Parkway, at the intersection of the Blue Ridge Parkway with U.S. route 70 at milepost 382. Taken by Don DeFoe on October 29, 1968.
Location Location Name: Intersection of Blue Ridge Parkway at U.S. Route 70
Parkway Milepost: 382.0
Latitude: 35.586439
Longitude: -82.47944
Creator Individual Don DeFoe
Tags Asheville (N.C.)
Award presentations
Buncombe County (N.C.)
Intersections (roads)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway