Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Proposed Road Construction Site
Date August 17, 1936
Description Photograph shows a cleared pathway through trees on a slight slope in section 2M of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary Notes indicate that this cleared section was intended for the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Section 2M
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.788139
Longitude: -82.167372
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Land construction
Slope clearing
View of road
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives