View of Stone town in Kentucky. Pedestrian traffic. Automobile parked outside a building.
Car runs across country road in Stone, Kentucky. Steam shovel in operation. Railroad freight train goes on. Coal tipple and loaded coal cars. View of miners homes. Horse drawn wagon on road.
Large ground tent in center of group of homes in Stone, Kentucky. Children at yard in school. Funicular car ascends. Pedestrian traffic, horse drawn wagon and automobile traffic on street.
Delegates of the Pan American Highway Commission present a gift after a month-long tour of the United States in 1924. Ceremony at the Pan American Union in Washington DC. Tablet is unveiled inscribed with the title 'Highway of Friendship', and presented as a gift to the Highway Education Board. The first line of the tablet reads, "Commemorative of the Official visit of the Pan American Highway Commission to the District of Columbia and the states of North Carolina, Kentucky, Illinois, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania and New Jersey June 2 to July 3, 1924. The happiness and prosperity of the people of the United States have been greatly enhanced by your definite program of Highway education...." U.S. Secretary of State Frank B. Kellogg accepts the tablet and speaks to those gathered.