Explore the Indiana Lincoln Highway Selfie Contest – Official Rules

  • Go to our map page: http://indianalincolnhighway.org/map where you can find the link to the National Lincoln Highway Association’s Official Map of the Lincoln Highway: http://www.lincolnhighwayassoc.org/map/
  • Click on the map Menu link in the upper right hand corner for more information. The map uses Google Maps technology. Zoom in on Northwest Indiana and find the blue line, which represents the original route of the Lincoln Highway.
  • Drive America’s first transcontinental highway in Lake, Porter, and/or La Porte County.
  • Take a selfie while visiting three (or more) of these interesting sites:

o Lake County –

♦ By the Lincoln Highway concrete post inside the Dyer Historical Society Museum
♦ By the Lincoln Highway plaque on the side of the Walgreen’s east of Teibel’s near the intersection of US 30 and US 41
♦ By the St. John Township School behind the Gene Shepherd Trustee’s Office
♦ By the Ideal Section marker in the parking lot of the Home Town Inn and Suites
♦ By the LH post at the Schererville Town Hallconcrete
♦ By the Rogge Insurance sign in front of the Boyd-Rogge house – oldest home in Merrillville, 1500 E. 73rd
♦ By the mill wheel at Wood’s Historic Grist Mill
♦ By any Lincoln Highway logo painted on a utility pole

o Porter County

♦ By the Lincoln Highway marker at the Valparaiso City Hall
♦ At the Lincoln Highway sign east of the viaduct on Old SR 2 southwest of Westville
♦ By any Lincoln Highway logo painted on a utility pole

o La Porte County

♦ By the Abraham Lincoln Funeral Train plaque in Westville and/or Wanatah
♦ On the steps of Pinhook Church on SR 2
♦ At the Lincoln Highway kiosk near the depot in La Porte at Michigan and Washington Streets
♦ In front the vintage Bob’s Bar –B –Q sign inside Jennie Rae’s restaurant in Rolling Prairie
♦ By any Lincoln Highway logo painted on a utility poleValpo marker

  • Enter by emailing your three (or more) selfies to lincolnhighwayassoc.office@yahoo.com or mailing them to Indiana Lincoln Highway Association, 402 W. Washington St., South Bend, IN 46601. Include your name and contact information with your entry.
  • A drawing will be held on September 10, 2015. Two winners will be selected to each receive $25 in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received by that date.
  • Photos may be posted on the Indiana Lincoln Highway Association Facebook page. Submission of your selfies provides your approval to post your photos on the INLHA Facebook page or for use by the INLHA for marketing purposes.

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