10 minutes. I’ll bet you never knew that so much organization and science went into building a highway. Fascinating. I don’t know that we do any better today than was done in 1948. I enjoyed watching this nostalgic look back in time. Maybe you will too.
Youtube title: Building A Highway – 1948 Educational Documentary – WDTVLIVE42
Published on Jul 18, 2017
Encyclopaedia Britannica Films shows us how highways were built in the 1940’s. Shows surveying, earthworks, laying of the concrete pavement.
WDTVLIVE42 – Transport, technology, and general interest movies from the past – newsreels, documentaries & publicity films from my archives.