Tag Archive for: Highways

1954 Appointment of Clay Committee on Highways

This is the White House file on the appointment of the President’s Advisory Committee on a National Highway Program in 1954.

June 1954 CEA Draft National Defense Highway Bill

This is a draft bill dated June 1, 1954 written by John S. Bragdon, who was then the public works staffer for President Eisenhower’s Council of Economic Advisers

Summer 1953 Bureau of Public Roads Plan for Financing the Interstate System

This is a plan developed by the Bureau of Public Roads in summer 1953 to provide for long-term financing of the construction of the Interstate Highway System.