HRA archaeologists conducting a survey of a pipeline route. Replica emigrant wagons at Scotts Bluff National Monument in Nebraska. HRA crew taking a short break from a pipeline route survey. Our cultural resource management surveys document historic and prehistoric features, both above ground and below ground. West entrance to Scotts Bluff National Monument in Nebraska. Our work for the National Park Service includes archaeological investigations, administrative histories, National Register nominations, and a variety of other studies.

Celebrating 40!

In April 1974, two historians launched a consulting business in Missoula, Montana. Since then, HRA has expanded its services, established offices across the country, and built a reputation for excellence in historical research, cultural resource management, and litigation support. In 2014, we celebrate 40 years of helping clients use the past to solve present-day problems.

  • HRA provides a full range of Cultural Resource Management (CRM) and Historic Preservation services to assist agencies and private companies in navigating cultural resource…

  • HRA conducts in-depth historical research in archives and repositories across the country and prepares reports, books, brochures, and interpretive content that bring this…

  • HRA helps attorneys understand and use historical evidence in briefs, motions, trial presentations, and settlement discussions.

Recent News

12.03.14 | Next Exit History at Hemmings Daily

Next Exit History™ was recently featured on Hemmings Daily, the blog of Hemmings Motor News. You can read the piece here. With over 56,000 sites in its world-wide database, Next Exit History™ is one of the leading heritage tourism apps on the market, putting history into the palm of your hand wherever your travels take you.

12.01.14 | Next Exit History on Northeast Public Radio

Next Exit History™ was recently featured on The Best Of Our Knowledge on Northeast Public Radio. The broadcast recording is available here.