Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Radio Antenna Tower Installation
Date October 8, 1948
Description Installation of a radio antenna at or near the Bluffs, at milepost 238.6, section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway, with truck and crane in foreground. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "EWB" on October 8, 1948.
Location Location Name: Milepost 238
Parkway Milepost: 238.0
Latitude: 36.422705
Longitude: -81.138681
Creator Individual E.W.B.
Tags Bluff Park (N.C.)
Construction equipment
Doughton Park (N.C.)
The Bluffs (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway