Albany: New York State Department of Public Works, 1949. Item #013177
The results of a study showing the economic impact of improved highways on every county in New York state. Offering specific examples of usage, it develops the economic justification of the highway rehabilitation program, in which the early construction of the NYS Thruway plays a major part. First edition. 26.5 cm; 165 pp.; illustrated from photographs, drawings, and maps. With a typewriter typeface throughout (because "report") and graphic design typical of the 1940’s work of a state agency, or of a church. A very good copy in lightly used cloth, published without a dust jacket.