Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Before grading. A 3/4 to 1 slope with almost vertical overhang of soft rock
Date July 25, 1938
Description Photograph shows ungraded road next to a steep slope near milepost 217 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by M.A.B. on July 25, 1938.
Location Location Name: Section 2A
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.496308
Longitude: -80.955864
Creator Individual Malcolm A. Bird
Tags Photographs
Road conditions
Rock embankments
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway