The route of the Lincoln Highway is usually described from east to west:
The place names for each state are listed from east to west as you read down the columns, then across from left to right.
The approximate route of the Lincoln Highway from New York to San Francisco is:
This route is very approximate. The roads have been constantly realigned since the Lincoln Highway was created in 1913. In fact, the Lincoln Highway itself underwent frequent rerouting as straighter, more direct routes were established.
Last modified on October 10, 1998