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Title Farm House and Resident
Date October 29, 1938
Description The image shows an external front view of a wooden farm house. A woman stands in the open doorway, wearing a white apron. A chimney appears on the far right end of the house. Fire wood appears to be stacked on the lawn to the right side of the house. A wooden fence is visible extending from the left side of the house. A bare tree trunk stands in the front yard, and scattered trees and shrubs appear around the sides of the house and in the background. Image taken by Bayliss on October 29, 1938. Image was taken near the end of section 1S, between mileposts 165-173 of the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Patrick County and Floyd County, Va.
Location Location Name: Section 1S
Parkway Milepost: None
Creator Individual Bayliss
Tags Farm buildings and land
Floyd County (Va.)
Patrick County (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway