Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Fill Before Grading
Title Note negative 5982, classification no. 625
Date October 6, 1938
Description Workmen standing on a road that is filled, right before grading near milepost 238.3, section 2C, and station 108+00 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "TKP" on October 6, 1938.
Location Location Name: Milepost 238
Parkway Milepost: 238.0
Latitude: 36.422705
Longitude: -81.138681
Creator Individual Ted K. Pease
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Grading (Earthwork)
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway