Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title "Before picture" shows close-up of severe sheet erosion. "After picture" neg #5443
Date August 1944
Description Photograph shows an area severely affected by sheet erosion in section 2E of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Daniel W. Levandowsky in August 1944.
Location Location Name: Section 2E
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.275389
Longitude: -81.427278
Creator Individual Daniel W. Levandowsky
Tags Ashe County (N.C.)
Landscape development
Landscape restoration
Sheet erosion
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway