Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2007/02 by Ruth Light. Finding aid updated 2015/11/14 by Laura Eliason.
This collection contains a proposal for Project Tonic, newspaper clippings regarding economic policies related to the project, as well as other related materials.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Project Tonic papers, Rare Books and Manuscripts Section, Indiana State Library.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Project Tonic was a proposed expressway that would run along areas of southern Indiana and Illinois. It was projected to provide relief to these areas by encouraging economic growth. The route was to run from Cape Girardeau, MO through Lawrence, IL and along southern Indiana to Cincinnati, OH.