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Finding Aid

Publication Date

Winter 1-27-2017


Documents produced by the Huntington (West Virginia) Urban Renewal Authority (HURA). Bulk of the documents are related to the development of the downtown area of Huntington known as 'The Superblock'. Also included are by-laws for the HURA, Land Use and Marketability Studies. The largest single document is The Urban Renewal Plan, Downtown Project No.1, Urban Renewal Project No. W. VA. R-18, dated October 1, 1968 with amendments through May 23, 1977.


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For more information or to use any of these collections, contact: Special Collections, Morrow Library Marshall University One John Marshall Drive Huntington, WV 25755 (304) 696-2343


Span Dates: 1962-2003