Documenting the American South

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Title After preparatory grading - before planting - looking north
Date October 29, 1947
Description A photograph of the roadway and prepared embankment without roadside landscaping in place.
Location Location Name: Milepost 309
Parkway Milepost: 309.0
Latitude: 36.041728
Longitude: -81.863801
Creator Individual W.A.J.
Tags Embankments
Grading (Earthwork)
Landscape development
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway