The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) was established in 1966. Its functions were previously handled by the Bureau of Public Roads (1949-1966) within the Department of Commerce, the Public Roads Administration (1939-1949) within the Federal Works Agency, and the Bureau of Public Roads (1918-1939) under the Department of Agriculture.
Government Documents has an extensive collection of FHWA documents, including the following titles:
Government Documents also has many general publications, handbooks, manuals, and other material from FHWA. In addition, we have congressional hearings, reports, and documents about highway financing and construction.