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Title Burnt over area before clean-up
Date October 12, 1937
Description Image shows trees and brush along the side of a road. Some trees bear leaves while others appear to be dead or burnt. Toward the left side of the photograph there are more open fields and possibly a small body of water or stream. Image taken near milepost 145 and station 451_20 L. in section 1Q of the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Franklin County, Va. Image taken by Malcolm A. Bird on October 12, 1937.
Location Location Name: Milepost 145
Parkway Milepost: 145.0
Latitude: 37.025
Longitude: -80.105556
Creator Individual Malcolm A. Bird
Tags Dead trees
Franklin County (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway