1940's era postcard view of US-5 in Holyoke running along the Connecticut River. View is looking north towards Mt. Holyoke Range.

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CHAPTER 2
CHAPTER 3
CHAPTER 4
CHAPTER 5
CHAPTER 6
CHAPTER 7
CHAPTER 8
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SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

"A.A.S.H.O. THE FIRST FIFTY YEARS: 1914-1964."

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF STATE HIGHWAY OFFICIALS;

A.E. JOHNSON EDITOR; 1965.

 

"A GEOLOGIST'S VIEW OF CAPE COD"

ARTHUR STRAHLER; NATURAL HISTORY PRESS; GARDEN CITY, NY; 1966

 

"A MASTER HIGHWAY PLAN FOR THE SPRINGFIELD METROPOLITAN AREA"

CHARLES A. MAGUIRE & ASSOCIATES; BOSTON MA, 1953

Prepared for the Massachusetts Department of Public Works.

 

"AMERICA'S HIGHWAYS 1776-1976"

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION

US GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE; WASHINGTON, DC; 1976

 

"ANNUAL REPORT OF THE MASSACHUSETTS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS" 1922-1938

MASSACHUSETTS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS; BOSTON, MA.

 

"ANNUAL REPORT OF THE MASSACHUSETTS HIGHWAY COMMISSION" Also known as Public Document 54;

MASSACHUSETTS HIGHWAY COMMISSION; BOSTON, MA; 1893-1921

 

"ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESOURCES OF THE CONNECTICUT RIVER VALLEY"

DePAOLI, JOHNSON, KRIM, ZIMMERMAN;

MASSACHUSETTS HISTORICAL COMMISSION;

BOSTON, MA; 1984.

 

"AUTO TRAILS AND COMMERCIAL SURVEY OF THE UNITED STATES"

GEORGE F. CRAM CO.; CHICAGO IL & NEW YORK CITY, NY

Estimated publication date: 1920.

 

"CONNECTICUT, A Guide To Its Roads, Lore, And People"

FEDERAL WRITERS PROJECT; HOUGHTON MIFFLIN; BOSTON, MA; 1938

 

"GEOLOGIC FEATURES Of The CONNECTICUT RIVER VALLEY As RELATED To FLOODS";

US DEPT. OF THE INTERIOR & MASS. DEPT OF PUBLIC WORKS;

US GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE; WASHINGTON, DC; 1947.

 

"GEOLOGY OF OLD HAMPSHIRE COUNTY"

B.K. EMERSON, GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE, WASHINGTON DC, 1898.

 

"HIGHWAYS OF HISTORY"

BUREAU OF PUBLIC ROADS, GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE;

WASHINGTON DC; 1939.

 

"INTERREGIONAL HIGHWAYS: A report on the National Interregional Highway Commission Outlining and Recommending a National System of Interregional Highways".

GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE; WASHINGTON, DC; 1944.

 

"LOCKS, STOCKS, AND BARRELS: The South Hadley Canal at 200 Years"

JILL HODNICKI, MT. HOLYOKE COLLEGE; SOUTH HADLEY, MA; 1996.

 

"MASSACHUSETTS, A guide to its Places and People"

FEDERAL WRITERS PROJECT, HOUGHTON MIFFLIN; BOSTON, MA; 1937.

 

"MASSACHUSETTS TURNPIKE AUTHORITY CONSTRUCTION BULLETIN"

MASSACHUSETTS TURNPIKE AUTHORITY; BOSTON, MA; October 1955.

 

"RAND McNALLY SPECIAL ROAD ATLAS"

Rand McNally; New York, NY; 1947.

 

"THE FLOW OF TIME IN THE CONNECTICUT VALLEY, Geologic Imprints"; GEORGE BAIN and HOWARD A. MEYERHOFF; THE HAMPSHIRE BOOKSHOP; NORTHAMPTON, MA; 1942.

 

"THE OFFICIAL MAPS OF NEW ENGLAND"

THE NATIONAL SURVEY; CHESTER, VT; 1922/23.

 

"THE STORY OF HOLYOKE"

WYATT HARPER; Republished by HOLYOKE CENTENNIAL STEERING COMMITTEE; HOLYOKE, MA; 1973

 

"WHERE THE OLD ROADS GO, Driving the First Federal Highways of The Northeast";

GREG CANTOR; HARPER & ROW, NEW YORK. 1990.

 

OTHER SOURCES USED:

MISC. TOWN/CITY REPORTS: AGAWAM, DEERFIELD, GREENFIELD, HOLYOKE, LONGMEADOW, NORTHAMPTON, W. SPRINGFIELD

MASS. MHC/DPW LAYOUT & CONSTRUCTION MAPS 1899-1993;

Special thanks to the staff of DPW REGION 2 OFFICE; NORTHAMPTON, MA.

MISC. USGS TOPOGRAPHIC MAPS; 1898-1967.




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