Lincoln Highway

By far, the most studied highway among the named trails is the Lincoln Highway. Its main association web page is at: The Lincoln Highway Association. The Federal Highway Administration web site has an excellent history page by Richard F. Weingroff.

 U.S. 30

Also check out U.S. 50 information for California.

 U.S. 33

A small section of the Lincoln Highway in Indiana runs on US 33.
Goshen’s Lincoln Highway

Odd-numbered US highways.

 The Loneliest Road in America: U.S. 50

In Nevada, U.S. 50 and the Lincoln Highway shared the same route.

Suggested reading

Butko, Brian. 2005. Greetings from the Lincoln Highway: Coast to Coast from Times Square to the Golden Gate. New York : W.W. Norton.

Davies, Pete. American Road: The Story of an Epic Transcontinental Journey at the Dawn of the Motor Age. New York : Henry Holt.

Hokanson, Drake. 1988. The Lincoln Highway: Main Street across America. Iowa City : University of Iowa Press.

For the younger reader:
Roza, Greg. 2009. America’s First Highway. New York : Powerkids Press.