Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Bench along trail at a point 100 yards from picnic area.
Date August 1936
Description Photograph shows a bench under a tree in Cumberland Knob Park near mile post 217.5 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by A. S. Burns in August 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.)
Cumberland Knob Recreation Area (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway