Near Warsaw in Kosciusko County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Lincoln Highway
The Path of Progress
“Lincoln is far and away the greatest and most American of Americans. He represented the whole people, the commons. Therefore the most suitable monument to him would be some work intimately to be used and enjoyed by the largest number of people. Nothing would better fill the requirement than a road, a broad highway from the Atlantic to the Pacific. The Lincoln Highway is original. It breathes the twentieth century. It is an inspiration. In centuries to come it would be adorned, as was the Appian way, with landmarks, statuary, homes, inns, a vast chain of splendid marks of man. It would be the path of progress, the river course of humanity, part of the golden
Dr. Frank Crane, 1914
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lincoln Highway marker series.
Location. 41° 14.85′ N, 85° 54.637′ W. Marker is near Warsaw, Indiana, in Kosciusko County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Old U.S. 30 and County Road N350W, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at the west end of the Chinworth Bridge Trailhead park. Marker is in this post office area: Warsaw IN 46580, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chinworth Bridge Trailhead (here, next to this marker); Indiana ... Where It All Began! (here, next to this marker); Chinworth Bridge (a few steps from this marker); Highland Cemetery (approx. 2.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Lincoln Highway (approx. 2.6 miles away); M3A3 Stuart Tank (approx. 2.8 miles away); Kosciusko County War Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); General Tadeusz "Thaddeus" Kosciuszko (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Warsaw.
Also see . . . Lincoln Highway Association Official Website. (Submitted on March 24, 2014.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 24, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.