Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Road Grade and Chestnut Tree
Date September 25, 1936
Description Photograph shows a dirt road winding around a slope above a partially-living chestnut tree and a toe ditch, in section 2M of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary This was taken ahead of a road grade, toe ditch. 485-23
Location Location Name: Section 2M
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.788139
Longitude: -82.167372
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Photographs
View of road
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives