Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Right of "North Along Rough Grade at 581-50"
Date August 5, 1937
Description Photograph shows rough road cut into rocky hillside with light construction equipment visible to the right, in section 2M of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Section 2M
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.788139
Longitude: -82.167372
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Land construction
Road conditions
Road construction
Rock cuts
Rock embankments
View of road
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives