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Title Office picnic
Date 20th Century
Description Image shows men playing baseball in an open field with trees in the background. One woman also appears in the right side of the image. Image taken near milepost 155 in section 1Q of the Blue Ridge Parkway in the Smart View Recreation Area, in Franklin County, Va. Image taken by Edward H. Abbuehl. Date of photograph is unknown, though clothing indicates that image dates from circa 1940s-1950s.
Location Location Name: Smart View (V.A.)
Parkway Milepost: 155.0
Latitude: 36.9259683
Longitude: -80.1864329
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Abbuehl, Edward H.
Franklin County (Va.)
Recreational areas
Smart View (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway