Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Plant group left of parkway
Date August 27, 1936
Description Photo shows a copse of evergreen trees and other brush. A wooden fence is visible in the background. Taken by G. W. W. on August 27, 1936, at Milepost 226.2.
Commentary This photograph was taken less than a year after construction started on Section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Milepost 226
Parkway Milepost: 226.0
Latitude: 36.47191
Longitude: -80.984269
Creator Individual G.W.W.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway