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Title Parkway Funds May Be Boosted
Date April 24, 1940
Description Newspaper article discusses the budget situation of the Blue Ridge Parkway, including the possibility of restoring $2,000,000 of the funding that had recently been cut from the federal budget. The article highlights the work of Zebulon Weaver with Arizona Senator Carl Hayden of the subcommittee for Interior Department appropriations.
Creator Organization Raleigh News and Observer
Tags Blue Ridge Parkway--Finance and funding
Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
United States Department of the Interior
Weaver, Zebulon
Credit North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill