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Description:

The Blood Mountain Shelter was built in 1937 by the Civilian Conservation Corps for the Georgia State Parks system. In 1956, the shelter was transferred to the U.S. Forest Service, and is maintained by the Georgia Appalachian Trail Club, whose members carried out a major renovation of the structure in 2010 [current image]

Collection:

Trail Shelters


Date:

08/17/1941

Creator:

Albert Gordon (Dutch) Roth, 1890-1974

Subject

Trail Shelters

Contributor

Mills Kelly

Format

Black and white photograph

Source:

Great Smoky Mountains Regional Project, The University of Tennessee Libraries, Knoxville Tennessee

Rights

Copyright (c) 2003. The University of Tennessee Libraries. All Rights Reserved.

Citation

Albert Gordon (Dutch) Roth, 1890-1974, “Blood Mountain Shelter,” Appalachian Trail Histories, accessed July 18, 2019, http://appalachiantrailhistory.org/items/show/444.

Geolocation

Blood Mountain Shelter