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Title Hog Rifle Shoot
Date 1954
Description This photograph shows a man holding a rifle at a hog rifle shoot. A clothesline, house, a low wooden structure, trees, and hills are visible in the background. The photograph was taken at Hi Tye Mountain near Waynesboro, VA, in 1954.
Location Location Name: Milepost 0
Parkway Milepost: 0.0
Latitude: 38.030278
Longitude: -78.8575
Creator Individual Bill Lord
Tags Augusta County (Va.)
Farm buildings and land
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway