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Title Virginia state highway sign
Title Note "Speed Limit 50"
Date 20th Century
Description Image shows a car driving away from the camera, and a sign to the right of the road that states "Speed Limit 50." A wire fence runs along both sides of the road, and barns or houses appear on both sides of the road in the background with trees. Image taken near Salem, Va., near milepost 121 of the Blue Ridge Parkway in Roanoke County, Va. The date and photographer of the image are both unknown.
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Automobiles
Roanoke County (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway