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Title Drinking Fountain
Date 1940
Description Photograph of a young woman at a drinking fountain made out of a log at Cumberland Knob, located near mile post 217.5 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Latitude: 36.55013
Longitude: -80.90869
Creator Individual J.E.V.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Drinking fountains
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway