Historic Photographs

Home

Search

Subject Browse
Browse by Subject >>

State/City Browse
Alaska
Alabama
Arkansas
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Iowa
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Mississippi
Montana
North Carolina
North Dakota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Vermont
Washington
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Wyoming

Home

>

North Carolina

>

Asheville vicinity

>

Pisgah National Forest Inn, Chewink Cabin, Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 408.6, Asheville, Buncombe County, NC



B&W Photos

HB768553
BWPhotos 212341

HB768554
BWPhotos 212342

HB768555
BWPhotos 212343

HB768556
BWPhotos 212344

HB768557
BWPhotos 212345

HB768558
BWPhotos 212346

HB768559
BWPhotos 212347


Item Title
BWPhotos 212347

Location
Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 408.6, Asheville vicinity, NC

Find maps of Asheville, NC


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NC-356-D
Building/structure dates: 1919 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1968 subsequent work
Significance: Chewink Cabin is the last cabin on the south side of the Parkway, the furthest and most private from the Old Inn. Named for sounds the towhee bird makes, the cabin represented privacy and the height of rustic abode.

Subjects
Cabins


Related Names
Weston, George F.
Weiland, J., Photographer
Hess, Allen R., Historian


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents


Back to Asheville vicinity, North Carolina