First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site, 200 South Main Street, St. Charles
Join Dr. Thomas Gubbels, Associate Professor of History at Lincoln University, for a presentation on the Missouri Highway Sys-
tem in the 20th century. Topics of this program include the creation of the Missouri State Highway Department and political re-
sistance to road construction, as well as discussions of Missouri's Centennial Road Law and the state's role in the creation of Route 66 and the interstate highway system.