Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Early Construction
Title Note negative 9931, classification no. 628.10
Date April 17, 1936
Description Construction of road near Doughton Park at milepost 238, section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by A.C. Haygard on April 17, 1936.
Location Location Name: Milepost 238
Parkway Milepost: 238.0
Latitude: 36.422705
Longitude: -81.138681
Creator Individual A.C. Haygard
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Road conditions
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway