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Data Layer GraphicTitle: "U.S. Major Highways" (2006)
Description: U.S. Major Highways represents the major highways of the United States. These include interstates, U.S. highways, state highways, and major roads. This dataset is a subset of the U.S. Detailed Streets dataset. It contains all Class 1 and 2 road segments plus any other road segments necessary to provide network connectivity. U.S. Major Highways provides a subset of highways and major roads from the very detailed U.S. Detailed Streets dataset for national, state, and regional display.
Keywords and Themes: Express Highways, Highways, Major Roads, Transportation
Filename Prefix: mjr_hwys.sdc
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Mapped Drive Folder: /esri2006/data_maps/usa/trans/
Total size of data files: 17.7 MB
Data Type: ESRI SDC data set
Feature Type: Polyline
Coordinate System: GCS_North_American_1983
Datum: North American Datum of 1983Map Units: Decimal degrees

Spatial Extent: United States
Source Scale: 1:100,000
Scale Note: Largest scale when displaying the data: 1:100,000.

Created by: Tele Atlas North America, Inc.
Released by: ESRI; ESRI International Distributors
Content Date: varies
Published Date: 20061001

Collection Name: ESRI® Data & Maps 2006
Physical Location: Reference GIS Data Cabinet
Call Number: G70.212 .E77 2006
Acquired Date: 20061122
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Record ID: 2861_edm06

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