Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Mountain Laurel
Date 1950
Description Woman in front of bush of mountain laurel flowers in Doughton Park near milepost 239, section 2C on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Arthur Fawcett in 1950.
Location Location Name: Doughton Park
Parkway Milepost: 241.0
Latitude: 36.40596
Longitude: -81.17425
Creator Individual Arthur Fawcett
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Mountain laurel
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway