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California Highways: A Descriptive Record of Road Development by the State ...
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1919 State Highway automobile Bakersfield Board of Supervisors Boulevard bridge building built Bureau of Highways Bureau of Public Cal1forn1a H1ghways California Highway Commission Canyon chairman Chamber of Commerce CHAPTER charge coast concrete road connection construction county highway County line county road county seat County Surveyor County system county's Creek district Division Engineer east Fresno County funds good-roads grade Highway bond issue Highway Engineer hundred inches involved Kern County Lake Legislature macadam main trunk line Merced mountain passed paved highway paved roads paved with concrete pavement reaching road development road system road-building Sacramento County Sacramento River San Bernardino County San Francisco San Joaquin County San Jose San Luis Obispo San Mateo County Santa Barbara County Santa Clara County Santa Cruz County scenic Sierras Solano County Sonoma County Stockton stretch of road supplied Sutter Tahoe touring town traffic Tulare Watsonville Yolo County
Page 50 - Madera. Marin, Mariposa. Mendocino. Merced. Modoc. Mono. Monterey. Napa, Nevada. Placer. Plumas. Sacramento. San Benito. San Francisco. San Joaquin, San Mateo. Santa Clara. Santa Cruz. Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano, Sonoma.
Page 12 - California, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows : SECTION 1. Within ten days after the passage of this Act the Governor shall appoint...
Page 27 - This act shall be submitted to the people of the State of California for their ratification at the next general election, to be held in the month of November, 1954, and all ballots at said election shall have printed thereon and in a square thereof, the words : "For the Veterans...
Page 31 - The route or routes of said state highways shall be selected by the department of engineering and said route shall be so selected and said highways so laid out and constructed or acquired as to constitute a continuous and connected state highway system running north and south through the state traversing the Sacramento and San Joaquin valleys and along the Pacific coast by the most direct and practicable routes, connecting the county seats of the several counties through which it passes and joining...
Page 28 - State, as and in the manner provided by law, at a cost not to exceed the sum of $18,000,000 under and in pursuance of the act of the legislature of the State of California approved, March 22, 1909, and known as the State highway act, and to do and perform as fully and completely as may be done by any part, or representative...
Page 16 - Any machine which enables a man to travel with pleasure, without discomfort and practically without expense, forty miles a day, is evidently one which has come to stay and the number of wheelmen will surely reach extraordinary proportions in the years to come.
Page 52 - Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Tulare, Ventura.
Page 13 - ... advice shall be furnished free of charge. It shall receive orders for road material, to be prepared at the State Prisons, and shall forward the same to the governing body of the prisons, and in case the orders exceed the rate of supply, shall make an equitable distribution of the product. SEC. 4. One or more members of the Bureau of Highways shall visit each county in the State at least once...