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In the Delaware Library Catalog
Building Interstate 95 in Delaware by
Publication Date: 2018-10-29
November 1, 2018, marks the 50th anniversary of the opening of Interstate 95 in its entirety in Delaware. Its construction was part of the largest public works project in American history, the Federal Aid Highway Act of 1956, signed into law by Pres. Dwight Eisenhower.
Along the Kirkwood Highway by
Publication Date: 2014-06-02
Through vintage photographs, Along the Kirkwood Highway takes a nostalgic look back at the travel corridor, its cross streets, and familiar sites along its path.
Along the Christina River by
Publication Date: 2013-11-11
Through vintage photographs, Along the Christina River shares the river's rich heritage and traces the history of this great waterway.
Publication Date: 2010-06-30
New Ark, as it is pronounced and appeared on colonial maps, is located in New Castle County near the borders of Pennsylvania and Maryland. Scotch-Irish and Welsh settlers developed Newark as a market town around the intersection of two Lenni Lenape trails. Newark remained little more than a village throughout its history, reaching a population of only 11,000 by 1960. Today it is over 30,000, with an additional 15,000 students at the University of Delaware.
The Dupont Highway by
Publication Date: 2009-02-25
The DuPont Highway was the first dual highway in the nation, that is, a highway with two separate lanes divided by a grassy median.