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Title Accident curious visitors, Section 2-P Two days after accident
Date June 3, 1956
Description Photograph of a crowd of people at the site of a fatal accident two days prior, at mile post 375.1 in section 2P of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Robert E. Howe on June 3, 1956 to show the congestion at the accident scene.
Location Location Name: Milepost 375
Parkway Milepost: 375.0
Latitude: 35.661141
Longitude: -82.470215
Creator Individual Robert E. Howe
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Buncombe County (N.C.)
Traffic accidents
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway