Department of Transportation Records Guide
Record Series Descriptions
Road Shoulder Design Study Records
Arrangement: study site location number
Series documents a study conducted in 1955 by the Highway Department in cooperation with the U.S. Bureau of Public Roads. The study was designed to monitor driving habits at several locations around the state in relation to the design and treatment of highway shoulders. It was published in 1955 under the title "Vehicle Placement Study." Records include a large number of charts, graphs, tables, maps, and tabulation sheets. Records also include a publication mock-up, photographs, and photographic proof sheets. Many of the records are arranged by study site location number.