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Fallston's symbol of progress

Fallston's symbol of progress

I've been reading – more like thumbing – through a book that came out a few years ago about the Lincoln Highway - U.S. Route 30 in my old hood in Pennsylvania — that is sort of considered the first transcontinental highway in this country, from New York City to San Francisco.

Actually, the concept of the Lincoln Highway, which began not long after the dawn of the auto age, was a bunch of roads cobbled together - and over a several year period at that, according to authors Michael Williamson (a photographer) and Michael Wallis (the latter who has written a number of good biographies, including one just out on David Crockett). The two co-authored a similar book about...