Greetings from the Lincoln Highway: America's First Coast-to-coast Road
The Lincoln Highway preceded Route 66 by a dozen years, runs a third longer than the famed highway, and crosses the country from Atlantic to Pacific. Traversing fourteen states from Times Square in New York to Lincoln Park in San Francisco, this large-format book follows the highway in both space and time to diners, gas stations, ice cream stands, tourist cabins, historic landmarks, and roadside attractions. Excerpts from memoirs and old postcards give a feel for what early motoring was really like--the good, the bad, and the muddy.
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Greetings from the Lincoln HighwayUser Review - bb3cats - Overstock.com
The book was the basis for a show, on PBS about the Lincoln Highway. Thought it would be an excellent gift for a friend(s) that intend to travel in a mobile home when they retire. The book is great ... Read full review
Review: Greetings from the Lincoln Highway: America's First Coast-To-Coast RoadUser Review - John Orman - Goodreads
An excellent guide for the Lincoln Highway traveler. Details assembled by the 14 states covered, with many more details of attractions than I found in Butko's other Lincoln Highway book. Read full review