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Title Drinking Fountain
Date 1940
Description A young girl drinks from a water fountain along the Parkway.
Commentary The fountain is styled out of a wooden log section to keep a natural sensability to the wooden structure, a common practice with Parkway constructions.
Location Location Name: Milepost 217
Parkway Milepost: 217.0
Latitude: 36.560486
Longitude: -80.911688
Creator Individual J.E.V.
Creator Organization North Carolina State Archives
Tags Cumberland Knob Recreation Area (N.C.)
Drinking fountains
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives