Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
See Larger Image

About this Image

Title Cornfield W. L. Wimmer lease. The pumpkin which are mostly used for stock feed (hogs) are particularly colorful.
Date Fall 1944
Description Image of a harvested cornfield with pumpkins growing in it. The Blue Ridge Parkway is visible in the background. Image was taken looking North near milepost 140.5 and station 235 in section 1P of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken by A. H. Huntoon in Fall of 1944.
Location Location Name: Milepost 140
Parkway Milepost: 140.0
Latitude: 37.083271
Longitude: -80.111629
Creator Individual A.H. Huntoon
Tags Farm buildings and land
Franklin County (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway