America’s First Highway Turns 100

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Ever heard of the Lincoln Highway? It’s ok, I hadn’t either. happy-face-wink_full

This year marks the 100 year anniversary of the first “Coast to Coast Rock Highway.” Back in 1913 the road was gravel and “consisted of short privately built stretches of road that could handle cars.”1

Want to learn more?

1 Richardson, Sarah. "American History." America's First Highway Turns 100. Dec. 2013: 8. Print.
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