Displaying all posts tagged with:

'George Harkins'

Oct 22

1934 to 1936-Kansas Highway Commission: Millions for Roads, Bridges and Safety

Posted to KGI Online Library Blog on October 22, 2020 at 1:01 PM by Donna Casement

Kansas suffered extensively through the financial depression and staggering unemployment of the 1930s. Severe drought took a toll on rural communities and state revenue. The infusion of millions of road and bridge building dollars and the employment of thousands of workers was a bright spot during these trying times.

Continue Reading...