Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title July 4th at Doughton Park
Date July 4, 1956
Description Photograph shows automobiles, a gas station, people, and a park ranger directing traffic on July 4th at Doughton Park in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Roscoe Reeves on July 4, 1956.
Location Location Name: Doughton Park
Parkway Milepost: 241.0
Latitude: 36.40596
Longitude: -81.17425
Creator Individual Roscoe Reeves
Tags Automobiles
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Service stations
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway