Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title New Parkway to Open Between Park, Mountain
Date August 27, 1967
Description Newspaper article announces the opening of a section of the Blue Ridge Parkway near Asheville, completing a continuous stretch of road between the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Grandfather Mountain.
Location Location Name: Asheville
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.60095
Longitude: -82.55402
Creator Organization Raleigh News and Observer
Tags Asheville (N.C.)
Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Taylor, Roy A.
Credit North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill