On this day, October 31st, 1913 the Lincoln Highway was dedicated. It was the first automobile road across United States. The Lincoln Highway spanned coast to coast from Times Square, New York to Lincoln Park in San Francisco passing through 13 states. There are a total of 14 states, 128 counties, and over 700 cities, towns and villages through which the highway passed at some time in its history.
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