Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Curved Road
Date February 2, 1937
Description This image shows a continuation of the finished slopes of the road looking north in Section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary This image was taken midway through Section 2A's construction period (1935 to 1939) in 1937. The road is not completely finished though the work on the slopes is.
Location Location Name: Section 2A
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.496308
Longitude: -80.955864
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Landscape
Slopes (dressed)
View of road
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives