Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title View of alignment looking north near beginning of the section.
Title Note Camera at entrance to Cumberland Knob Park
Date October 13, 1936
Description Photograph shows people and an automobile on the road near station 38+00 and mile post 217 in Cumberland Knob Park in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway, with a small building visible on a hillside in the background. Taken by A. S. Burns on October 13, 1936.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Latitude: 36.55013
Longitude: -80.90869
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Automobiles
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Farm buildings and land
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway