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Title Parkway Nears Its Final Stage
Date April 30, 1940
Description Newspaper article announces the beginning stages of the final link of the Blue Ridge Parkway between Asheville and Roanoke, in the Craggy Gardens vicinity.
Location Location Name: Craggy Gardens
Parkway Milepost: 367.0
Latitude: 35.6926148
Longitude: -82.3848459
Creator Organization Raleigh News and Observer
Tags Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Buncombe County (N.C.)
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Craggy Gardens (N.C.)
Yancey County (N.C.)
Credit North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill