Throwback Thursday

Arizona Highways original
The first issue of Arizona Highways, published 98 years ago, was not the same as what you would expect today.
Historic photo of Claypool Tunnel
If you feel like a hike, you can visit the original highway tunnel that connected Superior and Miami.
Ribbon cutting for US 60 to Val Vista
Today we're reliving a 1983 milestone for the Superstition Freeway in Mesa.
Archive photo of Navajo Bridge
It was 90 years ago that Arizona dedicated Navajo Bridge spanning the Colorado River at Marble Canyon.
Archive photo of helicoil traffic interchange
The Deck Park Tunnel has been a planned feature for Interstate 10 through Phoenix since the 1980s. But before that, concepts included something a little more interesting.
Archive photo (1941) car at Fish Creek Canyon on the Apache Trail.
SR 88 is more than just the road to Canyon Lake. More than a century old, this curving highway was instrumental in the construction of Roosevelt Dam.
Ribbon cutting at I-17 opening ceremony
Interstate 17, the Black Canyon Highway, was dedicated 55 years ago. Here's the story behind this important north-south link.
Archive photo of work on Sunset Point ramada
Sunset Point remains one of our most popular rest areas. And when we unveiled it nearly 50 years ago, it made a big impression countrywide.
Archive aerial photo of I-19 and Helmet Peak
For today's Throwback Thursday, we have a little "remember when?" for people who live south of Tucson.
Archive photo of Elliot Road overpass over I-10.
Interstate 10 Broadway Curve: Interstate 17 (Split) to Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) Do you recognize this stretch of highway from 1972? The answer might surprise you.


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