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Title Campgrounds
Date October 1956
Description Campers at a campground in Doughton Park on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Ranger can be seen talking to campers on the left. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Roscoe Reeves in October 1956. Photocard reads "ranger at left checks campers often."
Location Location Name: Doughton Park
Parkway Milepost: 241.0
Latitude: 36.40596
Longitude: -81.17425
Creator Individual Roscoe Reeves
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Campers (Persons)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway