Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title View looking North on parkway
Date 1940
Description Photograph shows the road and landscape near mile post 221.2 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by J. E. V. in 1940.
Location Location Name: Milepost 221
Parkway Milepost: 221.0
Latitude: 36.519074
Longitude: -80.93634
Creator Individual J.E.V.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob Recreation Area (N.C.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway