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Highway sign for Texas interstate
Catalog #: 2002.3106.02, Accession #: 2002.3106
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From the Smithsonian Collection
This sign stood along I-10 in the El Paso highway district of Texas. It was given to the Smithsonian Institution for the "America on the Move" exhibit.
Physical Description
Artifact. Dimension: 36" x 36". This Texas Interstate Highway 10 shield is a guide sign. It is reflective blue and red with white lettering, numbering and border. The shape, design and color are standard on all interstate highways guide signs for easy recognition while driving.
Details
Date Made:
about 1970
Locations:
Texas
Credit:
Texas Department of Transportation
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