1. Creator/Author:
  2. Ogorek, Cynthia L. (1)

The Lincoln Highway around Chicago /

Authors:
Ogorek, Cynthia L.
Item ID:
71200908404318
Publisher:
Charleston, SC : Arcadia Publishing, c2008.
ISBN:
9780738551975 (pbk.) :; 073855197X (pbk.)
Series:
Images of America
Call Number:
HE356.L7 O36 2008
Physical Description:
127 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Topic:
Lincoln Highway -- History.
Note:
Once known as the "Main Street of America," The Lincoln Highway through western Indiana and eastern Illinois became the first urban bypass on the first hard-surfaced transcontinental highway in the nation. Some 200 vintage photographs visit sites that early-day tourists saw, and documents the people who made the highway what is was.; The original route -- The roadway de luxe -- If you build it, they will come -- A different kind of interurban -- How the bypass was bypassed -- The highway as destination.
OCLC Number:
ocn214335651
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
Category:
Books & Pamphlets