Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Before Daylighting
Date January 30, 1947
Description Image shows a view of the road. There is a bend in the road, and there is a mound of earth alongside the road near the bend. The image was taken in the Peaks of Otter area, near Station 62+50 and milepost 86.4 in Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken on January 30, 1947.
Location Location Name: Milepost 86
Parkway Milepost: 86.0
Latitude: 37.444858
Longitude: -79.611066
Creator Individual W.D.L.
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway