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Construction of private driveways

Author: David M Beach; United States. Bureau of Public Roads.; United States. Department of Agriculture.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1937.
Series: Miscellaneous publication (United States. Department of Agriculture), no. 272.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The problem of how to build a private driveway has confronted many home owners. Some hire local contractors to plan and construct their drives. Other home owners have sought information on methods and materials that can be used. In this latter group are many who desire to improve existing drives as well as those who wish to build new ones, and they themselves wish to do some or all of the work.
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Beach, David M. (David Myers), 1909-
Construction of private driveways.
Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1937
(OCoLC)760267137
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David M Beach; United States. Bureau of Public Roads.; United States. Department of Agriculture.
OCLC Number: 10256430
Notes: Caption title.
"July 1937."
Description: 30 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction. pp. 1. Steep grades and retaining walls. pp. 2. Provisions for drainage. pp. 4. Materials for drives. pp. 5. Construction with materials of gravel type. pp. 5. Construction with bituminous materials. pp. 10. Construction with concrete. pp. 15. Construction with brick. pp. 20. Suggested widths for straight and curved drives. pp. 21. Stacking out drives. pp. 25. Turning areas and street entrances. pp. 26.
Series Title: Miscellaneous publication (United States. Department of Agriculture), no. 272.
Responsibility: by David M. Beach.

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The problem of how to build a private driveway has confronted many home owners. Some hire local contractors to plan and construct their drives. Other home owners have sought information on methods and materials that can be used. In this latter group are many who desire to improve existing drives as well as those who wish to build new ones, and they themselves wish to do some or all of the work.

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