African American Heritage

Record Group 30 - Records of the Bureau of Public Roads

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The Bureau of Public Roads supervised the cooperative federal-state highway construction program, administered the highway beautification program, and the highway construction phase of the Appalachian regional development program. Selected series in this record group pertain to convict labor.

Clusters: Transportation, Labor

Textual Records

General Correspondence, 1893-1916

National Archives Identifier: 566501
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Classified Central Files, 1912-1965

National Archives Identifier: 566356