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Title Mt. Mitchell from Parking Overlook
Title Note from parking overlook
Date July 1944
Description Panoramic view of Mt. Mitchell from a parking overlook at milepost 350, section 2N of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Sam P. Weems in July 1944.
Location Location Name: Milepost 350
Parkway Milepost: 350.0
Latitude: 35.722456
Longitude: -82.219923
Creator Individual Sam P. Weems
Tags Automobile parking
Mount Mitchell (N.C.)
Scenic overlooks
Yancey County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway