Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title South face
Date January 10, 1939
Description Photograph shows a worker and the south face of the stone overpass where sections 2C and 2D of the Blue Ridge Parkway meet at mile post 248 and cross over North Carolina route 18. Taken by Edward H. Abbuehl on January 10, 1939.
Location Location Name: Intersection of Blue Ridge Parkway and North Carolina State Route 18 (near Laurel Springs, N.C.)
Parkway Milepost: 248.1
Latitude: 36.391166
Longitude: -81.244288
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway