Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Cleared Path
Date December 15, 1936
Description Photograph shows cleared foliage along proposed line in section 2M of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary Taken in 1936, this picture represents the early stages of construction in section 2M which was not completed until 1940.
Location Location Name: Section 2M
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.788139
Longitude: -82.167372
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Flora
Slope clearing
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives