Driving Through Time - The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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|Title||N. C. Presses Claims For Parkway At Hearing (Page 1 of 2)|
|Date||September 19, 1934|
|Description||Coverage of the Washington, D. C. hearing on the route of the Parkway. Describes speakers from North Carolina and Tennessee making their case in front of federal officials. Tennessee argues for fairness in favor of their state, while North Carolina argues that the predominantly NC route is the most scenic. Features a map of both states' proposed routes.
Continued on page 2 of 2
Location Name: Asheville
Parkway Milepost: None
|Creator Organization||Asheville Citizen Times|
Bailey, Josiah W.
Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Browning, R. Getty
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Ehringhaus, J.C.B. (John Christoph Blucher)
Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.)
Ickes, Harold L.
|Credit||North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill|