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How would George Washington handle our traffic and transportation problems?

A. G. T. Moore

How would George Washington handle our traffic and transportation problems?

by A. G. T. Moore

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Published in Birmingham, Ala .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Address before Third Annual Banquet Birmingham Traffic and Transportation Club, February 22, 1927.

The Physical Object
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19697084M

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To this end, the Center for Civic Education collaborated with the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association to produce this supplement to We the People: The Citizen.

While there are many reasons, this map shows the biggest one: Our region keeps growing mostly on one side, which taxes strained transportation networks and wastes resources.

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I first learned of George Washington’s presidential journey in a college history class. The journey has been on my mind ever since. This particular trip was the Southern Tour, a long trip in both time and distance and the last of President Washington’s trips to visit the original thirteen states.

George Washington is a mainstay of history books for fighting everything from the British Empire to a cherry tree, but his private battles may have been the fiercest. Tuberculosis. Malaria. Though these attacks hurt Washington, he had bigger problems to deal with. The French Revolution was under way.

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The average person back during the time of George Washington did not live as well as the poor do in America today. And still there was not such thing as a social state. Tax and spend defies the ideals of the George Washington. No country was ever taxed into prosperity.

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