Category Archives: Indiana

2015 Lincoln Highway Buy-Way: August 13–15

The 2015 annual Lincoln Highway Buy-Way, a multi-state yard sale along the Lincoln Highway, will take place from August 13 to 15. For more information about specific states, visit: Ohio Illinois Iowa

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2013 Lincoln Highway Buy-Way: August 8–10

The eighth annual Lincoln Highway Buy-Way, a yard sale that stretches across hundreds of miles, will be held from Thursday, August 8 to Saturday, August 10, 2013. Five states are participating: Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia. Here is more … Continue reading

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Kickoff celebration for the Lincoln Highway Centennial in Indianapolis

September 21–22, 2012 Sponsored by the Indiana Lincoln Highway Association Experience the place where it all began, inspired by Hoosier visionary Carl G. Fisher. Friday, September 21 Carl Fisher and James Allison Estates at Marian University Auto industrialist gravesites at … Continue reading

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2012 Lincoln Highway Buy-Way: August 9-11

The eighth annual Lincoln Highway Buy-Way takes place from Thursday, August 9 to Saturday, August 11. The yard sales will take place along the Lincoln Highway in Ohio, West Virginia, Indiana, Illinois and Iowa. Buy-Way Yard Sale in Ohio home … Continue reading

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Lincoln Highway kiosk in La Porte, IN to be dedicated on May 5

The Indiana Lincoln Highway Association invites the general public to a dedication of Indiana’s newest Lincoln Highway Byway interpretive kiosk on Saturday, May 5 at 9:00 a.m. Central Time (dedication ceremony will begin at 9:30 a.m. Central Time) in La … Continue reading

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IMAX movie on historic Indiana roads being filmed

Lori Cravens and Candy Yurcak are creating an IMAX film exploring historic roads in Indiana, including the Lincoln Highway, and why they are worth preserving. The film will be shown at this year’s Preserving the Historic Road conference in September. … Continue reading

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1937: Lincoln Highway supplanted by new 4-lane highway in Indiana

On January 15, 1937, a contract was awarded to replace seven miles of the old Lincoln Highway, U.S. 30, in western Indiana with a new 4-lane highway. The contract price was $380,428, which is almost $6,000,000 in 2011 dollars. Almanac: … Continue reading

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Indiana LHA pleased with byway designation

LHA member Jim Bevins talks about the work to get the Indiana portion of the Lincoln Highway designated as a state byway. Group pleased by designation honoring Lincoln Way, Matt Fritz, The Herald Argus (LaPorte, Ind.), November 2, 2011

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Fort Wayne, IN looks forward to Lincoln Highway’s new “byway” designation

The Fort Wayne/Allen County Convention and Visitors Bureau is looking into how to draw more visitors to their area by taking advantage of the Lincoln Highway’s new designation as an official Indiana state byway. City’s future gets a boost from … Continue reading

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What happened to Fort Wayne, IN’s Lincoln Highway arches?

Fort Wayne, Indiana erected two arches over the Lincoln Highway around 1914. Indiana LHA president Jan Shupert-Arick asks whatever happened to them. Community Voice: What happened to the Lincoln Highway arch, Jan Shupert-Arick, The News-Sentinel (Fort Wayne, Ind.), October 20, … Continue reading

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