Nevada, Iowa: Top Hat Lincoln from Tree Trunk

Less a monument to the 16th President than to the Lincoln Highway, which passes right in front of it. Carved from a tree on someone's front lawn. More interesting than most tree trunk Lincolns.
Address:
1135 Lincoln Hwy, Nevada, IA
Directions:
East of downtown, on the north side of Hwy 930/Lincoln Hwy, midway between 11th and 12th Sts. Private property; visible from the street.
Hours:
Private property - visible from street.
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Lincoln stump carving.

Carved Tree Trunk For Lincoln Highway

Tree trunk carved into a bust of President Lincoln. This can be seen from the street. It is in a yard of a private residence. There is no parking out front, but you can drive by slowly.

[Russ & Annette, 07/05/2017]
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