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Dedication of Wisconsin's First Expressway

Date: September 04 1958
Description: Dedication of Wisconsin's first expressway, a seven-mile stretch of Interstate Highway I-94 in Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Presiding at the ribbon-cutting...

Moving Boulder with Bulldozer

Date: October 1959
Description: Moving a very large boulder with a bulldozer during construction of Highway 94 in Waukesha County.

Wisconsin Four Lane Highway

Date: 1954
Description: Elevated view of a newly opened divided four lane highway.

McDonald's Billboard

Description: A billboard advertising the opening of a particular McDonald's restaurant. Express highways promoted the emergence of large signs that could be read at a d...

Sun Bathing

Date: 1965
Description: Women sun bathe near an express highway in Milwaukee.

World Series Traffic Jam

Date: 1957
Description: Elevated view of city traffic of bumper-to-bumper cars leaving Milwaukee County Stadium after the 1957 World Series.

Accident Scene on Hwy 12-18

Date: September 04 1938
Description: Accident scene on Highway 12-18 one-half mile east of the Dane County fairgrounds. Close-up of front of automobile, with bicycle under the car. Katherine B...

Wrecked Chevrolet

Date: October 23 1937
Description: Close-up of damaged Chevrolet in a ditch next to Highway 12 near Highway KP & Roxbury, looking north, with a farmstead in the background.

US Hwy 12 Looking Southwest

Date: August 29 1933
Description: US Hwy 12 looking southwest, showing corn fields, McVicar Photo Service case, Sinclair sign and a good view of farm buildings in the background.

Highway Bridge Over Railroad Tracks

Date: November 16 1939
Description: Highway bridge on USH 41 with a train pulled by locomotive #496 traveling under the span.

Tractor Trailer for World's Largest Cheese

Date: 1964
Description: The tractor-trailer used to transport and display the world's largest cheese at the 1964 World's Fair held in New York. The 34,591 pound cheddar was made i...
Book or Pamphlet

International CO-4000 Trucks

Date: 1965
Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for International CO-4000 trucks with the "new top quality tilt-cab." Cover features color illustration of two deliv...
Map or Atlas

Downtown Milwaukee Interstates

Date: March 09 1965
Description: Aerial view and illustration of projected projects, including interstates and interchanges in downtown Milwaukee, for the 1970's.

Interstate Interchange

Date: 1964
Description: Elevated view of the Rocky Arbor interchange on Interstate I-90.

La Crosse and Onalaska

Date: 1955
Description: An aerial view of La Crosse with Onalaska in the background. The highway is U.S. Highway 53 and the State Highway 35.

Bridge in Lake Delton

Date: 1930
Description: Bridge on U.S. highway 12.

Mississippi River by Highway 35

Date: September 1962
Description: The Mississippi River along Highway 35.
Map or Atlas

Wisconsin Highway Map

Date: 1941
Description: Official highway map of Wisconsin, "the playground of the Midwest," showing the state transportation network prior to World War II.

Construction of State Highway 23-39

Date: 1955
Description: An aerial view of Mineral Point showing State Highway 23-39 under construction.

State Highway 23-39 Construction

Date: 1955
Description: An aerial view of Mineral Point showing the construction of State Highway 23-39.

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