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2 edition of Lincoln Highway across Indiana found in the catalog.

Lincoln Highway across Indiana

Jan Shupert-Arick

Lincoln Highway across Indiana

by Jan Shupert-Arick

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Published by Arcadia Pub. in Charleston, SC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Automobile travel,
  • Description and travel,
  • Biography,
  • Pictorial works,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 127).

    StatementJan Shupert-Arick for the Indiana Lincoln Highway Association
    SeriesImages of America
    ContributionsIndiana Lincoln Highway Association
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE356.L7 S58 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25242777M
    ISBN 100738561088
    ISBN 109780738561080
    LC Control Number2008935188

    The Lincoln Highway: Main Street Across America by Drake Hokanson For a complete, informative, and entertaining book on the Lincoln Highway, I highly recommend this book. All the Way to Lincoln Way: A Coast to Coast Bicycle Odyssey by Bill Roe Published by Rowhouse Publishing, Lincoln Highway’s Origins In , Carl Fisher, the entrepreneur who had founded the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, thought America needed a coast-to-coast highway. When the project appeared stalled, Henry Joy, the president of Packard Motor Car Co., suggested naming the road after Abraham Lincoln, a move that reignited support for the project.

      Across the continent by the Lincoln Highway Item Preview The Institute of Museum and Library Services through an Indiana State Library LSTA Grant Contributor Includes 1 map (20 x 50 cm., folded to 20 x 13 cm.) of the Lincoln Highway and laterals Oakleaf, J. Lincoln bibliography Book, cloth; frontispiece, illustrated front cover   A nice companion to Butko's other Lincoln Highway book, this is the book that lists all the roadside attractions on the Lincoln Highway, including addresses, phone numbers, and websites. However, it does not list the days/hours the locations are open, which could be a liability on the road in the decision-making of whether to attempt to make it /5.

    This fascinating book highlights compact cars introduced before the U.S. Big Three recognized the ma.. Indiana ranked third in the nation in the number of 19th and 20th century covered bridges stan.. Lincoln Highway Across Indiana Postcard Set. Indiana Lincoln Highway Association board member Bruce Butgereit and his wife Marcia created detailed turn by turn road guides of the and routes of Indiana’s Lincoln Highway Byway, for the Indiana Lincoln Highway Association. In addition they produced a listing of Indiana Lincoln Highway Educational Discovery Stops with GPS coordinates.


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The Lincoln Highway across Indiana explores Indiana's unique role in Lincoln Highway history and celebrates Indiana's place in early automotive and road-building history.

Once known as the "Main Street of America," the Lincoln Highway route was established across northern Indiana inlinking larger cities--Fort Wayne, Elkhart, Goshen, South Bend, LaPorte, and Valparaiso--to smaller communities.5/5(2).

The Lincoln Highway across Indiana explores Indiana's unique role in Lincoln Highway history and celebrates Indiana's place in early automotive and road-building history.

Once known as the "Main Street of America," the Lincoln Highway route was established across northern Indiana inlinking larger cities—Fort Wayne, Elkhart, Goshen, South Bend, LaPorte, and Valparaiso—to smaller Pages: The open road is, in part, a defining characteristic of this country, and the Lincoln Highway is one of the historic traces like the Oregon Trail, the Camino Real, or the National Road.

Not just for tourists, the Lincoln Highway accelerated the processes of social mobility, changed our geography, and led inexorably to a new by:   The Lincoln Highway across Indiana explores Indiana’s unique role in Lincoln Highway history and celebrates Indiana’s place in early automotive and road-building history.

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Once known as the "Main Street of America," the Lincoln Highway route was established across northern Indiana inlinking larger cities--Fort Wayne, Elkhart, Goshen Brand: Arcadia Publishing Inc. Between Fort Wayne and Valparaiso, the Lincoln Highway followed two main corridors in Indiana during its existence.

Originally, it had a more northern route through Elkhart, South Bend, and La Porte. It was later moved to a more direct route through Plymouth; US 30 follows a similar route today. For More Information Web Sites. Indiana chapter. Books. Yes, there are a couple of Lincoln Highway routes through Indiana-the path of the older alignment that cuts a more northern route across the state, and a later route that follows a more southern route across the state that roughly follows the present-day U.S.

Lincoln Highway routes: Points of interest click on a point’s icon for more information: Electric vehicle chargers: Center on your location.

Get this from a library. Lincoln Highway across Indiana. [Jan Shupert-Arick; Indiana Lincoln Highway Association.; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State.

Book Overview The Lincoln Highway across Indiana explores Indiana s unique role in Lincoln Highway history and celebrates Indiana s place in early automotive and road-building history. Once known as the Main Street of America, the Lincoln Highway route was established across northern Indiana inlinking larger cities Fort Wayne, Elkhart Written: Jan Shupert-Arick in her book The Lincoln Highway Across Indiana has over illustrations and features the Harrison Street Bridge.

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Free shipping for many products. Unlike the Yellowstone Trail, the original location of the Lincoln Highway across Indiana followed a more definite path--although this path was across the northernmost part of the state, and not yet in the same corridor as the Yellowstone Trail.

This first Lincoln Highway route is shown as Main Market Route #2 on a map that is recognized as the first highway map of Indiana, and connected Valparaiso and Fort Wayne. By my reckoning, the route of the Lincoln Highway across Indiana now takes miles of travel to complete.

This is actually a shorter distance than the present route of four-lane U.S. 30, which requires about miles of travel now that the newest Fort Wayne bypass has been opened, adding five miles to. VALPARAISO, Ind. — When I reconnected with the Lincoln Highway in Mishawaka on Tuesday afternoon, I followed the original route, which takes a more northerly track through Northern Indiana via South Bend.

The highway was later realigned to follow the more modern U.S. 30, which cuts a more direct route from Fort Wayne toward Chicago, linking up with the original route in Valparaiso. Announcing the Indiana Lincoln Highway Byway The Official State of Indiana Designation for the Old Lincoln Highway across Northern Indiana.

The Board of Directors of the Indiana Lincoln Highway Association received official word from the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) on Thursday, October 6 th, that Indiana Lt. Governor, Becky Skillman, and INDOT Commissioner Michael B.

Former ARCH staffer Jan Shupert-Arick just announced that her new book The Lincoln Highway across Indiana will be released in mid-April. This will chronicle in vintage photos the route(s) of the first coast-to-coast highway as it made it's way through northern Indiana.

The Lincoln Highway came directly through downtown Fort Wayne before continuing northwest to. The Lincoln Highway across Indiana explores Indiana’s unique role in Lincoln Highway history and cel.

$ The Official Volt Conversion Guide A step-by-step guide to everything you need to know about upgrading a 6-volt electrical system to. It is mounted on a massive, thirty-five foot granite base. The monument was created in to mark the high point of the Lincoln Highway and it originally stood about half a mile west and feet (61 m) higher along US 30 which closely followed the path of the Lincoln Highway across this end: Times Square in New York, NY.Traveling the Lincoln Highway in Indiana Indiana native Carl Fisher laid out a plan to build America’s first paved transcontinental route, called the Lincoln Highway in honor of the Great Emancipator.

Although it no longer officially bears Lincoln’s name, the highway remains a relevant and vital part of the communities on its path.Indiana Lincoln Highway Byway. Includes map of both routes across Indiana Indiana National Road Association Preserves, protects and promotes Indiana's section of the Historic National Road.

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