Highway Sign

Description
Vehicle restriction sign used on Texas Interstate 10 in the El Paso Division. Sign states "Pedestrians, Animal Drawn Vehicles/ Motorcycles less than 5 H. P. Prohibited" Reflective, white with black lettering and stripping. Black lettering was stenciled, brush marks noticeable. Drivers were reminded that not all vehicles were safe on the new interstate highways, which had been built for speed.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1975
used
United States: Texas, El Paso
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 48 in x 36 in x 1 in; 121.92 cm x 91.44 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
2002.3106.03
catalog number
2002.3106.03
accession number
2002.3106
Credit Line
Gift: Texas Department of Transportation
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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