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Title Laurel in bloom
Date June 9, 1937
Description Image shows a gravel road running from the bottom left side of the photograph toward the right. There are trees on both sides of the road, including laurel trees in bloom. Image taken near station 1510 in section 1R of the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Floyd County, Va. Image taken by Edward H. Abbuehl on June 9, 1937.
Location Location Name: Section 1R
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.890358
Longitude: -80.262762
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Floyd County (Va.)
Graded road
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway