Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

Oregon Transportation Maps, 1940-1944

Segment of a transportation map depicting the Mid-Willamette Valley, 1940.

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MAPS ORTransport

The Oregon Transportation Maps were prepared by the U.S. Public Roads Administration and document transportation in Oregon, immediately preceding and during World War II, in 1940 and 1944. The maps depict highways, railroads, canals, air lanes, and dredged channels.

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0.5 cubic foot, including 24 maps; 1 map folder

Related Papers

The Special Collections & Archives Research Center's holdings also include Oregon State Highway Maps, 1918-1991 (MAPS ORStateHwy), Highway Maps of Oregon Counties, 1965-1976 (MAPS Highway), and Oregon State Highway Division Maps of Oregon Cities and Towns, 1969-1989 (MAPS ORCities).

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