Driving Through Time - The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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|Title||Want Ridge Road from Washington to 'Smokies'|
|Date||October 18, 1933|
|Description||Newspaper article describes a proposal to the Public Works Administration seeking complete federal funding for the Blue Ridge Parkway. The first draft of this proposal also called for a connecting road from the Shenandoah National Park to Washington, D.C.|
|Creator Organization||Raleigh News and Observer|
Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Byrd, Harry F.
Cammerer, Arno B.
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Ickes, Harold L.
Jeffress, E.B. (Edwin Bedford)
Public Works Administration
|Credit||North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill|