Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Rock shot
Date April 23, 1937
Description Photograph shows construction equipment in a rocky cut in a hillside in section 2M of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary Rock shot and rock slide into cut shovel working on south side, drilling. From 548-40, south.
Location Location Name: Section 2M
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.788139
Longitude: -82.167372
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Construction
Construction equipment
Land construction
Rock cuts
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives