Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Bridge to Finish N.C. Parkway
Date August 12, 1978
Description Newspaper article announces plans to build a bridge near Grandfather Mountain and complete the entire length of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Linville
Parkway Milepost: 305.0
Latitude: 36.06652
Longitude: -81.87039
Creator Organization Raleigh News and Observer
Tags Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Bridge construction
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Morton, Hugh
Credit North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill