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Title Illegal timber cutting by Electric Corp
Date July 1946
Description A photograph showing the stripped landscape near the Parkway as a result of illegal timber cutting by Electric Corp. A car sits beside the road near some felled logs.
Location Location Name: Milepost 292
Parkway Milepost: 292.0
Latitude: 36.148597
Longitude: -81.663857
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Electric utilities
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway