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Title: Some Experiences on the Vermillion County Concrete Roads
Author(s): P.C. McArdle
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 380-385
Abstract:When Vermillion County, Illinois, determined to build its system of county roads by means of an issue of bonds in November, 1914, it had already been determined after consulation with the State Highway Department and the State Highway Engineer of Illinois, that the types of road on this system should be either of portland cement concrete or of cement grouded brick on concrete base.
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