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U.S. Reports: Fletcher v. Baltimore & Potomac Railroad, 168 U.S. 135 (1897)

U.S. Reports: Fletcher v. Baltimore & Potomac Railroad, 168 U.S. 135 (...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 168; October Term, 1897; Fletcher v. Baltimore and Potomac Railroad Company

Map of the District of Columbia showing permanent system of highways /

Map of the District of Columbia showing permanent system of highways /

Shows existing and proposed streets. Partial cadastral map. Also shows block numbers in central city. In large letters across entire map area: Thos. J. Fisher & Co. (Incorporated). LC copy annotated in lead pen... more

Map of the District of Columbia showing public reservations and possessions and the permanent system of highways /

Map of the District of Columbia showing public reservations and posses...

Also shows government buildings. "November 1901." Relief shown by contours. Removed from book: The improvement of the park system of the District of Columbia / Charles Moore, ed. Washington : G.P.O., 1902. Orie... more

Outside the South Gate, on one of the main highways of the Hermit Capitol, Seoul, Korea

Outside the South Gate, on one of the main highways of the Hermit Capi...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Gates; Ph. Ind.; Geogr.

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Also shows block numbers, major buildings, proposed streets, and subdivision boundaries. Legend title: Location of street railways. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC sheets trimmed, annotated in pen... more

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes index to 59 points of interest. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Scale ca. 1:12,000. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Shows block numbers. Printed by "The Norris Peters Co., Washington, D.C." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image... more

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes index to 55 points of interest. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

From the Congressional Directory, Apr. 1917, 1st ed. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress W... more

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Also shows block numbers and public lands. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy lacks corner section. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a r... more

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Scale ca. 1:12,000. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Shows block numbers. "The Norris-Peters Co., photo-litho., Washington, D.C." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster im... more

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Oriented with north toward the upper left. Annotated in col. pencil to show existing, proposed, and semi-public parks. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress... more

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia /

Also shows block numbers and public lands. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes index to points of interest printed in red. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

U.S. Reports: Highway Comm. v. Utah, 278 U.S. 194 (1928)

U.S. Reports: Highway Comm. v. Utah, 278 U.S. 194 (1928)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 278; October Term, 1928; State Highway Commission of Wyoming v. Utah Construction Company

U.S. Reports: Lehigh Valley R. R. v. Commissioners, 278 U.S. 24 (1928)

U.S. Reports: Lehigh Valley R. R. v. Commissioners, 278 U.S. 24 (1928)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 278; October Term, 1928; Lehigh Valley Railroad Company v. Board of Public Utility Commissioners et al.

Filling and service stations are provided as necessary parts of employee villages. The one shown on this photograph pioneered in the United States the center location with respect to the two directions of highway traffic which eliminates the need for cars turning out of line to reach the pumps, this layout being particularly advantageous on high-speed through highways

Filling and service stations are provided as necessary parts of employ...

Original Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) number: 3145. Title and other information from caption sheet entry. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; ... more

States of New Hampshire and Vermont : base map with highways and contours, 1972 /

States of New Hampshire and Vermont : base map with highways and conto...

Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

N.H. and Vt., shaded relief, base map with highways and contours, 1972.

N.H. and Vt., shaded relief, base map with highways and contours, 1972...

Scale 1:500,000. Alternate title: States of New Hampshire and Vermont. "Lambert conformal conic projection. Standard parallels 33⁰ and 45⁰. Relief shown by shading, contours, and spot heights. Available also th... more

Aerial view of Las Vegas, Nevada, and the spaghetti-bowl maze of highways into and around it

Aerial view of Las Vegas, Nevada, and the spaghetti-bowl maze of highw...

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

Spaghetti-like intersections of highways outside Las Vegas, Nevada

Spaghetti-like intersections of highways outside Las Vegas, Nevada

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

Web of highways in and around Las Vegas, Nevada

Web of highways in and around Las Vegas, Nevada

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

Aerial view of Las Vegas, Nevada, with a focus on the ribbon of highways outside town

Aerial view of Las Vegas, Nevada, with a focus on the ribbon of highwa...

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

Country road in rural America

Country road in rural America

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

A bill requiring the construction of roads to provide turnpike access

A bill requiring the construction of roads to provide turnpike access

This Bill Requiring the Construction of Roads to Provide Turnpike Access was introduced by Delegates Mullett and Roop on February 4, 1988 to the West Virginia State Legislature as House Bill 4358. It was passed... more

Ship loading and highways converge in Mobile, Alabama

Ship loading and highways converge in Mobile, Alabama

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... more

Gutted old roadside restaurant, made of stone in a fashion often seen in rural Texas, along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-180 near the New Mexico border in Hudspeth County, Texas

Gutted old roadside restaurant, made of stone in a fashion often seen ...

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

Abandoned buildings and water tower in what is now a ghost town named Salt Flat along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-180 near the New Mexico border in Hudspeth County, Texas

Abandoned buildings and water tower in what is now a ghost town named ...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Salt Flat served as a stopping place for travelers using the new highway that connected El Paso, Texas, and Carlsbad, New Mexico. The... more

The closed-for-business, 1929-vintage Salt Flat Cafe and bus stop along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-180 near the New Mexico border in Hudspeth County, Texas

The closed-for-business, 1929-vintage Salt Flat Cafe and bus stop alon...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Salt Flat served as a stopping place for travelers using the new highway that connected El Paso, Texas, and Carlsbad, New Mexico. The... more

Derelict motel along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-180 near the New Mexico border in Hudspeth County, Texas

Derelict motel along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-180 near the N...

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

Rolling irrigation sprinkler at work along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-180 near the New Mexico border in Hudspeth County, Texas

Rolling irrigation sprinkler at work along the road carrying U.S. High...

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

Optimistic billboard along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-180 near the New Mexico border in Hudspeth County, Texas, touting the tiny town Dell City about 10 miles up Texas Farm Road 1437

Optimistic billboard along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-180 near...

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

Long-abandoned water tower in the ghost town of Salt Flat along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-180 near the New Mexico border in Hudspeth County, Texas

Long-abandoned water tower in the ghost town of Salt Flat along the ro...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Salt Flat served as a stopping place for travelers using the new highway that connected El Paso, Texas, and Carlsbad, New Mexico. The... more

Long-abandoned souvenir shop along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-180 near the New Mexico border in Hudspeth County, Texas

Long-abandoned souvenir shop along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-...

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

Salt flats in what is now a town named Salt Flat along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-180 near the New Mexico border in Hudspeth County, Texas

Salt flats in what is now a town named Salt Flat along the road carryi...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Salt Flat served as a stopping place for travelers using the new highway that connected El Paso, Texas, and Carlsbad, New Mexico. The... more

Remnants of an old, stone tourist court behind the closed-for-business, 1929-vintage Salt Flat Cafe and bus stop along the road carrying U.S. Highways 62-180 near the New Mexico border in Hudspeth County, Texas

Remnants of an old, stone tourist court behind the closed-for-business...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Salt Flat served as a stopping place for travelers using the new highway that connected El Paso, Texas, and Carlsbad, New Mexico. The... more

There was a time when gem stores were a popular roadside attraction for cross-country travelers on U.S. 50 and other numbered U.S. highways. But since high-speed interstate highways siphoned off much of the traffic from the old main highways, that time has passed for this store on U.S. 50 in the town of Hasty, in Bent County, Colorado

There was a time when gem stores were a popular roadside attraction fo...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: Gates Frontiers Fund Colorado Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograp... more

View of the highway through the rugged McKenzie Pass of the Cascade Mountains in Deschutes and Linn counties, west of Bend, Oregon

View of the highway through the rugged McKenzie Pass of the Cascade Mo...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; Carol M. Highsmith Photography, Inc.; 2018; (DLC/PP-2016:103-12) Forms part of Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the C... more