Lincoln & Dixie highways marker dedication

A historical marker for the Lincoln & Dixie highways will be dedicated on Saturday, October 2, 2010, at 10:00 a.m. EDT at the southwest corner of Washington and Michigan streets in South Bend, Indiana. All are invited to join a reception and program immediately following at the American Trust Place – Blue Gallery, 101 N. Michigan St. The marker notes the significance of the Lincoln Highway (Washington St.) and Dixie Highway (Michigan St.) intersecting at this corner.

Please RSVP to Joyce Chambers (574) 272-5374 by September 27. Parking is available on the street or behind the American Trust Place. Enter through Woodward Court on Colfax Street between Michigan and Main Streets

This marker is made possible through the Indiana Historical Bureau in collaboration with the GFWC/IFC Progress Club of South Bend, Indiana Lincoln Highway Association, and the City of South Bend.

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One Response to “Lincoln & Dixie highways marker dedication”

  1. Jan Shupert-Arick Says:

    Congrats to Joyce Chambers and the South Bend Progress Club for heading up the application and placement of this marker. It will be placed on the busiest pedestrian intersection in South Bend and sure to be seen by those visiting the College Football Hall of Fame and the South Bend Chocolate Cafe! Also nearby visitors will find the Studebaker National Museum – we invite everyone to take the Lincoln Highway to South Bend to see our new marker!

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