File Content

Record Series: A-082
Container Number: A082-00061
Description of File Contents Date Range File ID
"West Townshend Country Store" (Development Commission 16mm film but copied onto VHS and Betacam with Highway Department films), undated -
"We'll Take the High Road" [1957]; American Road Builders Association production of the story of the National System of Interstate and Defense Highways; 30 minutes, B&W sound, (1 16mm copy; 2 VHS copies; 1 betacam copy) 1957 - 1957 1
"Better & Safer Highways" (1952); Harvey Firestone, Jr. of Firestone Tire and Rubber advocating the implementation of PAR (Project Adequate Roads). Shows 1952 highways and traffic conditions, 7 minutes, B&W sound, (1 copy 16mm) 1952 - 1952 2
"Highway Construction in Vermont" [1929]; Montpelier-Burlington Road (1 16mm copy; 1 VHS copy; 1 betacam copy) 1929 - 1929 3
"#A" (1929); Quarrying rock (Brattleboro area?), concrete paving, truck turntable - 400 feet, 16 minutes, B&W silent, (1 16mm copy) 1929 - 1929 4
"#B" [1930's]; Curing with calcium-chloride, filling cracks, gravel bank, culvert headwall construction, concrete roads (US-2), concrete brake tests -300 feet, 12 minutes, B&W silent (1 16mm copy), 1930's - 5
"Sargent (Speedline) Plow" (1931-32); Snow plowing with V-plows and Speedline forward trucks - 300 feet, 12 minutes, B&W silent (1 16mm copy; also on VHS and Betacam), circa 1931 -1932 - 6
"Vermont Highway Department Operations" (1939); Photographed by Mack M. Derick of Orleans for Highway Board:Scenes of various operations--no titles. Planimetering, blueprint, Model T in mud, snow rolling, plowing, etc. (1 16mm; 1 VHS; 1 betacam copy) 1939 - 0 7
"Interstate Opening", 1959 (2 16mm films - 1 negative; 1 betacam). Betacam also includes "Vermont's Industrial Picture", 1961. 1959 - 1961 8
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