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Title Open grassy area on Knob, looking west
Title Note negative 7974 (72f), classification no. 719.5
Date May 30, 1936
Description View of open and grassy area in Cumberland Knob on milepost 217, section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "GWW" on May 30, 1936.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Latitude: 36.55013
Longitude: -80.90869
Creator Individual G.W.W.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives