Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title High cuts thru wooded area. During selective cutting.
Date December 15, 1938
Description Photograph shows men standing with to piles of timber next to the roadway near station 609R and mile post 228 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by December 15, 1938.
Location Location Name: Milepost 228
Parkway Milepost: 228.0
Latitude: 36.464662
Longitude: -81.008457
Creator Individual Malcolm A. Bird
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Land construction
Landscape development
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway