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Delaware Turnpike Scrapbooks

Delaware Turnpike – John F. Kennedy Memorial Highway “The biggest peacetime construction project of any description ever undertaken by the United States or any other country” began in 1956 with passage of the Federal Aid Highway Act which provided funding for the national interstate highway system.  President Dwight D. Eisenhower was the driving force behind […]






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