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Title Southern Highland Folk Arts Center (model)
Title Note negative 7138, classification no. 728.71
Date Spring 1976
Description Southern Highland Craft Guild interpretation or model of what the Folk Art Center of the Blue Ridge Parkway would look like. Craft center was proposed to be built near Asheville, N.C. and milepost 383 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by C.E. Westveer in April, May, or June 1976. The plaque at the bottom reads "Bader Cort and WOOO PA Architects".
Location Location Name: Folk Art Center
Parkway Milepost: 382.0
Latitude: 35.592775
Longitude: -82.481794
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Asheville (N.C.)
Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Buncombe County (N.C.)
Folk Art Center (Southern Highland Handicraft Guild)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway