Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title View of road
Date 1930s
Description Photograph shows stone-surfaced road through trees in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway, north of Fox Hunter's Paradise.
Commentary Construction of this section of the road began in September 11th, 1935 and ended in September 21st, 1939.
Location Location Name: Milepost 218
Parkway Milepost: 218.0
Latitude: 36.550074
Longitude: -80.915148
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Fox Hunters Paradise (N.C.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives