I studied the history of the Richmond-Petersburg Turnpike for three years in college and devoted my thesis research to the story. That research provided the theoretical foundation for this blog and the story still fascinates me today.
To view/download the final paper, click the link below:
Here are some more articles and research papers on the topic:
- “The Voter Detour“
- “The Curve Around the Station“
- High School Thesis, Henrico High School
- High School Thesis, Veritas