The Blue Ridge Parkway (BLRI) was documented in 1996-97 by the
Historic American Engineering Record (HAER), a division of the National
Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior. This recording project
was cosponsored by the the Federal Highway Administration's Federal
Lands Highway Office, through the NPS Park Roads and Parkways Program.
The collection of drawings, photographs and historical reports is
available through the Prints and Photographs Division at the Library of
This leaflet was produced by HAER in 2000-02 in cooperation with the
National Park Foundation.
Design by Todd Croteau, Richard Quin, and Christopher
Text by Richard Quin
Web Edition by RD Payne
Photographs dated 1996 by David Haas, HAER. All
historic photographs dated 1950s and earlier from the Blue Ridge Parkway