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Title Park Entrance Sign (Parkway Emblem)
Date 1952
Description This image shows a sign with the Blue Ridge Parkway emblem at Peaks of Otter, near milepost 86 in section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. An automobile is shown traveling along the highway and a peak is visible in the background. The photograph was taken in 1952 by Abbie Rowe.
Location Location Name: Peaks of Otter
Parkway Milepost: 86.0
Latitude: 37.433333
Longitude: -79.604722
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Tags Automobiles
Bedford County (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Signs and signboards
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway