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Title Sparta, N.C. in Upper Middle of Photo
Date 1940s
Description View of Sparta, N.C. in upper, middle of the photograph. Picture taken from milepost 229.6, section 2B on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Abbie Rowe.
Location Location Name: Milepost 229
Parkway Milepost: 229.0
Latitude: 36.45404
Longitude: -81.020626
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Photographs
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway