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Title Balsam, grading and Rangers Smith and Liles
Date July 1944
Description National Park Service rangers Smith and Granville B. Liles stand on a graded road in the Balsam Gap area, located near mile post 360 and sections 2N and 2P of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Balsam Gap
Parkway Milepost: 443.0
Latitude: 35.4339907
Longitude: -83.0776402
Creator Individual Sam P. Weems
Tags Automobiles
Balsam Gap (N.C.)
Grading (Earthwork)
Park rangers
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway