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Cyrus S. Avery Collection
  • Type: Speech (and)
  • All fields: Roads and Highways
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    • History of U.S. Roads speech

    • History of U.S. Roads speech
    • Automobile travel--Southwest, New--History. Automobile travel--United States--History. Roads--Missouri--Saint Louis. Roads--United States--History. Saint Louis (Mo.) United States Highway 66--History. United States Highway 10. United States...
    • Undated 3-page carbon copy typescript of a speech by Cyrus S. Avery that describes the formation of the committee under the United States Department of Agriculture that was responsible for the numbering of the interstate highway system. Particular...
    • CSA.01.09.01.tif, CSA.01.09.02.tif, and CSA.01.09.03.tif
    • Oklahoma Road Program speech

    • Oklahoma Road Program speech
    • Elections--Oklahoma. Roads--Oklahoma.
    • Typed manuscript of speech entitled "The Oklahoma Road Program" which addresses the importance of the present State Highway Commission in relation to the November 2, 1926 election for Governor of Oklahoma. Candidates included Republican Omer...
    • CSA.01.22.01.tif, CSA.01.22.02.tif, and CSA.01.22.03.tif
    • History of U.S. 66 speech

    • History of U.S. 66 speech
    • Ozark Trail (Mo. and Ark.). Pavements--Oklahoma. Roads--United States--History. United States Highway 66--History. United States Highway 60--History. Vinita (Okla.).
    • Carbon copy typescript with handwritten revisions, dated August 24, 1933, of a speech Avery delivered at a celebration held in Vinita, Oklahoma upon the completion of paving U.S. 66 into Vinita. Avery describes his part in the controversy of...
    • CSA.01.08.01.tif, CSA.01.08.02.tif, CSA.01.08.03.tif, and CSA.01.08.04.tif
    • Why U.S. 66

    • Why U.S. 66
    • Federal Aid Road Act of 1916. Ozark Trail (Mo. and Ark.) Roads -- United States -- History.
    • Carbon copy typescript of speech (with handwritten additions) that Avery delivered at a gathering of the U.S. Highway 66 Association. Avery discusses the history of the interstate highway movement and his own outline for a Master System of Highway,...
    • CSA.01.40.01.tif, CSA.01.40.02.tif; CSA.01.40.03.tif, CSA.01.40.04.tif, CSA.01.40.05.tif, CSA.01.40.09.tif
    • Roads speech

    • Roads speech
    • Gasoline -- Taxation -- United States -- Oklahoma. Roads -- Oklahoma -- Finance.
    • Typescript with handwritten revisions in which Cyrus Avery discusses his plan for the "distribution of road funds for the purpose of maintaining and building township (or feeder roads) and county roads, and the state highway system."
    • CSA.01.17.01.tif and CSA.01.17.02.tif
    • Highway Commission and Politics speech

    • Highway Commission and Politics speech
    • Roads -- Oklahoma -- Finance.
    • Typed draft in which Avery, then Chairman of the Oklahoma State Highway Commission, addresses and refutes charges which had been made against the Oklahoma State Highway Commission -- namely that the Commission was operating illegally and no legal...
    • CSA.01.07.01.tif, CSA.01.07.02.tif, CSA.01.07.03.tif, CSA.01.07.04.tif, CSA.01.07.05.tif, and CSA.01.07.06.tif
    • U.S. 66 Highway Association Address

    • U.S. 66 Highway Association Address
    • Automobile travel -- Southwest, New -- History. Federal Aid Road Act of 1916. Ozark Trail (Mo. and Ark.). Pavements -- Missouri. Roads -- United States -- History. Rolla (Mo.). St. Louis (Mo.). United States Highway 66 -- History.
    • Signed typescript with handwritten corrections of an address given by Cyrus Avery to a gathering in Rolla, Missouri celebrating the completion of a 65 mile section of U.S. 66 in Missouri, rendering U.S. 66 a continuously paved highway from Chicago...
    • CSA.01.35.01.tif, CSA.01.35.02.tif, CSA.01.35.03.tif, CSA.01.35.04.tif; CSA.01.35.05.tif, CSA.01.35.06.tif, CSA.01.35.07.tif, CSA.01.35.08.tif
    • U.S 64 Highway Association Address

    • U.S 64 Highway Association Address
    • Albert Pike Highway. Federal Aid Road Act of 1916. Ft. Smith (Ark.) Roads -- United States -- History. United States Highway 64.
    • Address to the U.S. 64 Highway Association gathering in Fort Smith, Arkansas in which Avery discusses his role in the creation of U.S. Highway 64 and in the creation of the numbered system of interstate highways. Avery further discusses the early...
    • CSA.01.18.01.tif, CSA.01.18.02.tif, CSA.01.18.03.tif, CSA.01.18.04.tif, CSA.01.18.05.tif, CSA.01.18.06.tif, CSA.01.18.07.tif, and CSA.01.18.08.tif


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