Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Cool Springs Baptist Church, Bldg #296
Date 1940s
Description Cool Springs Baptist Church in E.B. Jeffress Park near milepost 272.5, section 2E on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters, circa 1941.
Commentary The Cool Springs Baptist Church is located near the Jesse Brown Cabin.
Location Location Name: E.B. Jeffress Park
Parkway Milepost: 272.0
Latitude: 36.2416667
Longitude: -81.4833333
Tags Brown, Jesse
Church buildings
Cool Spring Baptist Church (N.C.)
E.B. Jeffress Park (N.C.)
Tomkins Knob (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway