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

11.18.14 | Next Exit History Competes at Florida Innovation Coast Awards

HRA’s Next Exit History™ app was recently honored to compete as one of the ten finalists at the Florida Innovation Coast Awards. This competition recognized businesses and their innovative technologies with an emphasis on their potential to significantly impact economic development in the region and beyond. The competition provided a great opportunity to showcase Next Exit History™ to potential investors, work with business development mentors, and generate a solid plan to take Next Exit History™ to the next level.

11.14.14 | Signing Ceremony Celebrates Licensing Agreement between UWF and HRA

On November 5, the University of West Florida held a signing ceremony to celebrate the licensing agreement between UWF and HRA for the Next Exit History™ mobile app. The agreement makes HRA the official content provider for Next Exit History™, and it is the first social sciences technology transfer at UWF. Read more about it here. HRA used the occasion to mark the opening of our new office in Pensacola, Florida, which is staffed by Senior Historian Patrick Moore and Research Historian Tim Roberts.