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Author Henry, Lyell D., 1935- author.

Title The Jefferson Highway : blazing the way from Winnipeg to New Orleans / Lyell D. Henry, Jr.

Publication Info. Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, [2016]

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections  388.1220977 H366j 2016    ---  Lib Use Only
Description ix, 213 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Iowa and the Midwest experience
Iowa and the Midwest experience.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-197) and index.
Contents Prologue: a highway to honor Jefferson -- Founding the highway -- Promoting the highway -- Building the highway -- Marking the highway -- Looking for the highway: Minnesota border to Colo -- Looking for the highway: Colo to Des Moines -- Looking for the highway: Des Moines to the Missouri border -- Epilogue: thinking about the highway.
Subject Jefferson Highway -- History.
Express highways -- United States -- History.
Roads -- United States -- History.
Roads -- Manitoba -- History.
Automobile travel -- United States.
ISBN 9781609384210 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
1609384210 (pbk. ; alk. paper)

 
    
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