Driving Through Time - The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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|Title||Park Roadway Plan Will Go To Roosevelt (Page 1 of 2)|
|Date||November 11, 1933|
|Description||This article reports that the Park Roadway proposal will soon be laid before president Roosevelt. Discusses changes to the plan at Ickes' insistence, including the removal of a proposed highway from Washington (D.C.) to the North end of the Shenandoah park to reduce costs. The article indicates that no definite route had been selected.
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|Creator Organization||Asheville Citizen Times|
Blue Ridge Parkway--Finance and funding
Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Byrd, Harry F.
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Ickes, Harold L.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
|Credit||North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill|