Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Hayfield
Title Note Parkway in foreground showing bushes. A. thru K--showing condition of land.
Date June 2, 1947
Description Image shows the back of a man in a dark suit and light-colored hat observing land off the side of the Blue Ridge Parkway. The land features an open pasture with grass and trees lining the edge farthest from the road. The description on the photocard also notes: "Let on Special Use Permit #I-60-P-474 Elbert L. Radford. This permit has been cancelled." Image taken near milepost 152 and station 886R in section 1Q of the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Floyd County, Va. Image taken by A.S.B. and W.O.H. on June 2, 1947.
Location Location Name: Milepost 152
Parkway Milepost: 152.0
Latitude: 36.953778
Longitude: -80.163016
Creator Individuals W.O.H.
Tags Floyd County (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway