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Near Bertram in Linn County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Seedling Mile

 
 
Seedling Mile Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By TeamOHE, August 30, 2018
1. Seedling Mile Marker
Inscription.  First paved section of the Lincoln Highway by Linn County-Constructed 1918-1919
 
Erected by Cedar Rapids Region Antique Automobile Club of America.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles.
 
Location. 41° 58.35′ N, 91° 29.867′ W. Marker is near Bertram, Iowa, in Linn County. Marker is on West Mount Vernon Road (County Road E48) 0.3 miles east of O'Connor Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Vernon IA 52314, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Linn County Seedling Mile (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Abbe (approx. 3.2 miles away); Uranus (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Lincoln Highway (approx. 3.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Lincoln Highway (approx. 4.6 miles away); South Hall (approx. 5.1 miles away); The Old Military Road (approx. 5½ miles away); Freedom Flame (approx. 6.7 miles away).
 
Seedling Mile Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By TeamOHE, August 30, 2018
2. Seedling Mile Marker
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 4, 2020, by TeamOHE of Napoleon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 78 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 4, 2020, by TeamOHE of Napoleon, Ohio. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.
 
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May. 28, 2022