(Established April 4, 1917)Early 20th century Texas farmers demanded all-weather access to markets just as automobiles revolutionized transportation for all travelers. Good roads promoters envisioned a central state agency to organize safe, consistent routes. In 1916 the Federal Government offered matching funds to build a statewide highway system.
|Placed By||The Texas Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 4:24am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14R E 621160 N 3349654|
|Decimal Degrees||30.27251667, -97.74036667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 30° 16.351', W 97° 44.422'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||30° 16' 21.06" N, 97° 44' 25.32" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 125 E 11th St, Austin TX 78701, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|
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