The States and the Interstates: Research on the Planning, Design and Construction of the Interstate and Defense Highway System
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, 1991 - Interstate Highway System - 220 pages
This report, prepared by the Public Works Historical Society with some minor editing by AASHTO, outlines the origins of the Interstate and Defense Highway System, the early years of its implementation, and the challenges and adjustments required in its completion.
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GETTING TO THE INTERSTATE
STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENTS 19561964
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