Grade Range: K-12Resource Type(s): Web LinkDate Posted: 9/10/2008
The National Highway System website is run by the United States Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration. The website offers teachers and students detailed maps of the nation’s highway system, which are broken down by state. The site also contains information about the history of the National Highway System and details the very basis for its existence.
In the 1950s, the station wagon became a staple of America's new suburban landscape and a ubiquit...
century, department, United, twentieth, American, 20th, history, map, road, network, states, highway, Eisenhower, 1900’s, Transportation, interstate
A traveling book about an adventurous young woman, Alice Ramsay, who drives across the country in...
Support for Smithsonian's History Explorer is provided by the Verizon Foundation