Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title State Committee Proposes Parkway Route Rich in Scenic Beauty
Date February 4, 1934
Description Reprints verbatim a paper by the North Carolina state highway commission detailing the route proposal to be submitted to Regional Director Ratcliffe at the hearing in Baltimore. Describes in detail the route along the crest of the Blue Ridge, including various scenic qualities and destinations. Also mentions various existing amenities near the route, such as resorts.
Creator Organization Asheville Citizen Times
Tags Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Public Works Administration
Ratcliffe, George L.
State Highway and Public Works Commission
Credit North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill