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Freeway and parkway needs for 3,000,000 people, basic freeway plan : (arterials not shown) : part 1, mass transportation survey, National Capital Region.

Freeway and parkway needs for 3,000,000 people, basic freeway plan : (...

Panel title: Part 1. Mass transportation survey, basic freeway plan, National Capital Region. "Approved, NCPC, NCRPC, November 7, 1958." Includes text. Text, directory of Commissioners, and insigne on verso. Av... more

Katy Freeway, Houston, Texas

Katy Freeway, Houston, Texas

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Sunset over the Soda Mountains and the Barstow Freeway (Interstate Highway 15) east of Baker, California

Sunset over the Soda Mountains and the Barstow Freeway (Interstate Hig...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Sunset over the Soda Mountains and the Barstow Freeway (Interstate Highway 15) east of Baker, California

Sunset over the Soda Mountains and the Barstow Freeway (Interstate Hig...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Sunset over the Soda Mountains, and the Barstow Freeway (Interstate Highway 15) east of Baker, California

Sunset over the Soda Mountains, and the Barstow Freeway (Interstate Hi...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Dusk skyline view of Los Angeles, California, looking west over the Interstate 10 (Santa Monica) freeway toward the setting sun

Dusk skyline view of Los Angeles, California, looking west over the In...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Aerial view showing two prominent featuresof Houston, Texas, in 2014: rampant development in energy sector, and multiple freeway ribbons of concrete

Aerial view showing two prominent featuresof Houston, Texas, in 2014: ...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... more

Davison Freeway, John R. Street Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, John R. Street Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freewa...

Significance: One of four identical single-span bridges designed to carry major north-south arterial streets over the Davison Limited Highway, built to speed crosstown traffic through Highland Park. The others... more

Davison Freeway, John R. Street Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, John R. Street Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freewa...

Significance: One of four identical single-span bridges designed to carry major north-south arterial streets over the Davison Limited Highway, built to speed crosstown traffic through Highland Park. The others... more

Davison Freeway, John R. Street Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, John R. Street Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freewa...

Significance: One of four identical single-span bridges designed to carry major north-south arterial streets over the Davison Limited Highway, built to speed crosstown traffic through Highland Park. The others... more

Davison Freeway, John R. Street Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, John R. Street Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freewa...

Significance: One of four identical single-span bridges designed to carry major north-south arterial streets over the Davison Limited Highway, built to speed crosstown traffic through Highland Park. The others... more

Davison Freeway, John R. Street Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, John R. Street Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freewa...

Significance: One of four identical single-span bridges designed to carry major north-south arterial streets over the Davison Limited Highway, built to speed crosstown traffic through Highland Park. The others... more

Davison Freeway, John R. Street Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, John R. Street Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freewa...

Significance: One of four identical single-span bridges designed to carry major north-south arterial streets over the Davison Limited Highway, built to speed crosstown traffic through Highland Park. The others... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to Highland Park, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway from M-10 to Oakland Avenue, Davison Freeway, M-10 to ...

Significance: The Davison Freeway was the first below-grade limited access highway built in Michigan and the first built in a Michigan city. It was one of the first depressed urban freeways in the United State... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Highland Park, Wayne County, MI

Davison Freeway, Woodward Avenue Bridge, Spanning Davison Freeway, Hig...

Significance: This is one of three similar bridges designed to carry a major north-south arterial street over the Davison Limited Highway. The hinged, reinforced concrete, rigid-framed bridge design permitted ... more