Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Early Construction
Date November 5, 1937
Description Image of the Blue Ridge Parkway as it crosses the land. Photograph was taken near milepost 28 in section 1E. There is a truck on the road, and in the lower left of the image there is an uprooted tree lying next to the road. The Blue Ridge Mountains are visible in the background. Image taken on November 5, 1937.
Location Location Name: Milepost 28
Parkway Milepost: 28.0
Latitude: 37.879115
Longitude: -79.155992
Creator Individual W.D.S.
Tags Dead trees
Rockbridge County (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway