Harrisburg's Road Improvements in 1886

Title

Harrisburg's Road Improvements in 1886

Subject

Background

Description

Page 5 of Harrisburg's 1886 report says that four miles of Harrisburg streets were paved using fire brick, indicating that prior to the City Beautiful Movement, Harrisburg officials were recognizing municipal needs and taking steps to correct them.

Creator

Kathryn Kaslow

Source

Dauphin County Historical Society, MG030, Box 1 of 6, Folder 25
City of Harrisburg 1886 Report

Publisher

Messiah College Department of History

Date

05/05/2014

Contributor

Dauphin County Historical Society

Rights

Messiah College Department of History

Format

JPG, 2147 x 1882

Language

en

Type

Document

Coverage

Late 19th Century
Harrisburg
1886

Original Format

Report