BUILDING ROADS in the UNITED STATES: What the Lincoln Highway Means

... BUILDING ROADS in the UNITED STATES. What the Lincoln Highway Means. Described for The Sphere by Thomas W. Wilby AS Englishmen we understand in a casual fashion that the Americans are construct ing a 3,500-mile-long road from the Atlantic to the Pacific ...

Published: Saturday 25 July 1914
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1037 | Page: 18 | Tags: Maps  Photographs 

The Lincoln Highway Man

... The Lincoln Highway Man A very successful Trade Show was given in the Panopticon Theatre, , Belfast, on Friday, by the Fox Film Company, Limited, in which William Russell was presented in The (Lincoln Highway Man. There was a very good turn .out ...

Published: Thursday 15 April 1920
Newspaper: The Bioscope
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 79 | Page: 135 | Tags: none

CAR OBSTRUCTS A LINCOLN HIGHWAY

... CAR OBSTRUCTS A LINCOLN HIGHWAY Claude Louis Vickers, an assistant relieving officer, of The Avenue. Gainsborough, was summoned at Lincoln Police Court to day for obstructng the free passage of St. Benedict-square, Lincoln, by leaving his car for fifty ...

Published: Wednesday 28 October 1931
Newspaper: Lincolnshire Echo
County: Lincolnshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 111 | Page: 10 | Tags: none

MOTOR SPEEDWAYS AND TRANSPORT OF THE FUTURE

... concrete roads. Try to visualise, for example, the great Lincoln Highway. At the junction of Fifth Avenue and West Forty-second Street, New York, there is a nice little sign - post reading : Lincoln Highway to San Francisco, 3384 miles.” Practically a straight ...

Published: Saturday 16 June 1928
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 596 | Page: 66 | Tags: none

THE WORLD'S LONGEST ROAD

... THE WORLD'S LONGEST ROAD DUNDEE LECTURER DESCRIBES THE LINCOLN HIGHWAY. The Lincoln Highway, claimed to be the largest motor road the world, was described by Mr George T. Watson in the course of a lecture last night to large audience in the Holy Rood ...

Published: Wednesday 13 October 1926
Newspaper: Dundee Courier
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 432 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

THE WORLD'S LONGEST ROAD

... THE WORLD'S LONGEST ROAD DUNDEE LECTURER DESCRIBES THE LINCOLN HIGHWAY. The Lincoln Highway, claimed to be the longest motor road in the world, was described by George T. Watson in the course of lecture last night to a large audience in the Holy Rood ...

Published: Wednesday 13 October 1926
Newspaper: Dundee Courier
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 426 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

California’s Great Exhibition

... making of the great Lincoln Highway which runs from the Eastern to the Western States. Some thousands of miles of desert land, of rock trails, and of mud sloughs have been transformed into a great modern highway. From the Lincoln Highway hard-surfaced, dustless ...

Published: Saturday 18 February 1939
Newspaper: Dundee Evening Telegraph
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 860 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

BUST OF LINCOLN IN THE CAPITOL AT WASHINGTON,

... local and national. Congress voted a sum of money for a statue of the martyred President and for the construction of a Lincoln Highway; while it was arranged that several special meetings should be held in New York, and that memorial buildings should be ...

Published: Saturday 13 February 1909
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 422 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

MOTOR NOTE: WASTE IN WAR-TIME; A Top Speed Trial

... WASTE IN WAR-TIME --J A Top Speed Trial I SEE the 12-cylinder Pathfinder car has crossed the American Continent by the Lincoln Highway (4,889 miles) on top gear. At the end, it did a mile in 59.20 seconds on the Sheepshead Bay Speedway. This proves power ...

Published: Wednesday 20 September 1916
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 588 | Page: 42 | Tags: none

BY THE WAY: Liva and Let Live

... distance away is the Golden Gate, and close at hand the blue waters of the Pacific. It is at Lincoln Park that the great Lincoln Highway comes to an abrupt end after winding its way over mountains and valleys, rivers and plains, from the Atlantic Ocean over ...