100 Years of T.H.E. Conference History


Modern Highways

1940 program cover

Opening Address, A.C. Willard, President, University of Illinois

Ice Hockey, Michigan vs. Illinois, Ice Skating Rink, 7:30 p.m., March 7 and 9

Waterway Problems on Illinois Highways, Carter Jenkins, Chief Engineer, Illinois Division of Waterways

Suspension Bridges (Including films of the Tacoma failure), T.C. Shedd, Professor of Structural Engineering, University of Illinois

Black Top Contructions (color films)

“Ice Capades of 1941” Ice Skating Rink, 7:30 p.m., March 6, 7, and 8