Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Early Construction
Title Note negative 9936, classification no. 625.10
Date October 11, 1937
Description Construction of road near Doughton Park at station 567, milepost 240, section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by W.D. Stanton on October 11, 1937.
Location Location Name: Milepost 240
Parkway Milepost: 240.0
Latitude: 36.433205
Longitude: -81.163663
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Farm buildings and land
Road construction
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway