Interstate

A whole mode of being: the Interstate Highway System’s legacy in America – Daniel Strohl @Hemmings

The Interstate Highway System’s legacy in America We’ve already seen how Americans were sold on the Interstate Highway System as it started to connect cities across the country in the Fifties and we’ve seen how, less than a decade later, Americans had… Read More ›

When the highway came to Hilldale: A look at how the interstate system was sold to America – Daniel Strohl @Hemmings

There’s a lot to glean from this half-hour film that the American Roadbuilders Association produced in 1957 to help smooth the road, so to say, for the coming Interstate Highway System. While the traffic scenes early on would make for… Read More ›

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