Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title View looking north along parkway
Date October 12, 1936
Description Photograph looks north along stone-surfaced road between dressed shoulders near milepost 217 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by A. S. Burns on October 12, 1936.
Location Location Name: Milepost 217
Parkway Milepost: 217.0
Latitude: 36.560486
Longitude: -80.911688
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Slopes (dressed)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway