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Title Grandfather Mountain
Date July 15, 1938
Description Photograph shows a view of Grandfather Mountain from Yonahlossee Road near mile post 299.5 in section 2G of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Edward H. Abbuehl on July 15, 1938.
Commentary According to the card information, this photo is a view of Grandfather Mountain from Yonahlossee Road, recorded on the card as milepost 299.5, although the intersection of Yonahlosse road and the BRP happens at 303.9.
Location Location Name: Grandfather Mountain
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.111239
Longitude: -81.8114991
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Watauga County (N.C.)
Yonahlossee Road (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway