General correspondence and subject file, 1918-2000

Wisconsin. Division of Highways and Transportation Services

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  • Format Mixed Materials; Photos, Drawings, Prints; Maps, Atlases
  • Contributors
  • Physical Details
    • 538.0 cubic feet (538 record center cartons)
    • approximately 700 maps
    • 3314 photographs
    • 1183 negatives, and
    • 5 drawings; plus
    • additions of 19.9 cubic feet
    • 27 photographs, and
    • 11 negatives
  • Arrangement By year, thereunder by file number
  • OCLC ocn173713016, ocn173701713
  • Finding Aids
    • Register including numerical and alphabetical indexes

Restrictions

  • COLLECTION, IN PART, STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use, consult Reading Room Staff.

Summary

  • Papers and correspondence from the Division of Highways and Transportation Services, relating to highway maintenance, bridges, parkways, flooding, snow removal, highway safety, regional planning, taxes and highway finance, municipal bonding, road schools for training local officials, roadside billboards, public information and education, tourism, complaints, and requests for information. Included are letters, memoranda, reports, articles, policy statements, petitions, draft legislation, hearing proceedings, statistical data, charts, posters, circulars, photographs (including a panorama print), blueprints, and maps.
  • The processed portion of this series is summarized above, dates 1918-1993, and is described in the register. There are additional accessions dating 1973 and 1993-2000 which are described below.

Notes

  • In records WIHV85-A1883, WIHV85-A1885, and WIHV86-A1913 may be found histories of the agencies which created these records.
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