Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Blue Ridge Parkway near Sparta, N.C.
Date June 1946
Description Photograph shows the roadway and a stone guard wall near Sparta, N.C. in section 2B of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Abbie Rowe in June 1946 for publicity purposes.
Location Location Name: Section 2B
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.438936
Longitude: -81.071667
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Guard walls
Sparta (N.C.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway