Title Bar: Put the Money Under the Rubber, The Texas Highway Department 1917-1968, from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission
Table of Contents
Introduction
The King's Highways
By Raft, Oxcart, Horseback, and Canoe
Good Roads for Texas
Get the Farmer Out of the Mud
Creation of the Highway Department
The Highway Department in Depression and War
The Great Age of Building
The Third God
Online Finding Aids
For Further Reading
Contact Us
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For Further Reading

An Informal History of the Texas Department of Transportation, by Hilton Hagen, 1991. (Texas Department of Transportation publication)

“Highway Development: A ‘Concrete’ History of Twentieth-Century Texas,” by John D. Huddleston. From Texas: A Sesquicentennial Celebration, edited by Donald K. Whisenhunt. Eakin Press, 1984.

Camino del Norte, by Howard J. Erlichman. Texas A&M University Press, 2006.

A Texas Legacy: The Old San Antonio Road and The Caminos Reales, edited by A. Joachim McGraw, John W. Clark, Jr.,, and Elizabeth A. Robbins. Texas Department of Highways and Public Transportation, 1991.

The Creation of a State Highway Department, by Ralph K. Banks. Texas State Department of Highways and Public Transportation, 1987. (Collected series of articles from “Transportation News”)

The Story of the Texas Highway Department. Dallas Morning News special insert, September 15, 1963.

Good Roads for Texas: A History of the Texas Highway Department, 1917-1947, by John David Huddleston (Texas A&M University, dissertation, 1981).

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