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State highway history manuals

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
These manuals provide summary information on the construction, improvement, and maintenance of state highways in the counties. Information includes the date of construction of the highway or portions of it; significant improvements to and maintenance of the highways over time including blacktopping, paving; and major maintenance of the highways.
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Quantity:
5 cu. ft. ca. 50 loose leaf binders
Inclusive Dates:
1930-2001
Series Number:
21390

Arrangement

Geographical by county

Administrative History

The Transportation Maintenance office in Albany used these manuals from ca. 1930-2001 as a source of summary data on highways. In 2001, the unit discontinued maintaining these manuals.

Scope and Content Note

These approximately 50 manuals provide summary information on the construction, improvement, and maintenance of state highways in the counties. The manuals record the date of construction of the highway or portions of it , along with information on significant improvements to and maintenance of the highways over time, including blacktopping, paving , and major maintenance of the highways.

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There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of the material.

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