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Title Repair garage and black-smith shop CCC job 532
Title Note negative 9283, classification no. 690
Date November 1939
Description Construction of repair garage and blacksmith shop performed by the Civilian Conservation Corps. Garage located in maintenance area of Bluffs park near milepost 238, section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Armfield in November 1939.
Location Location Name: Doughton Park
Parkway Milepost: 241.0
Latitude: 36.40596
Longitude: -81.17425
Creator Individual Armfield
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bluff Park (N.C.)
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway