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The Auto Trails task force coordinates all articles about auto trails: named highways that were promoted by non-government associations. This includes those that were designated after the 1920s, when routes were numbered, such as the Ocean Highway (1936).

Scope and goalsEdit

How you can helpEdit

edit·history·watch·refresh   To-do list for Wikipedia:WikiProject U.S. Roads/Auto trails:

Here are some tasks awaiting attention:
  • Cleanup : :Reduce the length of Lincoln Highway introduction, and incorporate any useful information there into the body of the article
  • Expand : :Pole markers and signs for existing auto trail articles. Auto trail signs and markers in Commons.   Done
    Infoboxes for all existing articles.   Working
  • Map : :Discuss methods for making auto trail maps for articles


See WP:USRD/A for more details on how to assess articles for this task force.

Recognized contentEdit


Presently talk:auto trail has several lists and a number of links to maps.

  • American Automobile Association (1922). Highways Green Book (3rd ed.). Washington, DC: American Automobile Association. pp. 418–20.
  • United States Touring Map (Map). Automobile Club of America and National Highways Association. 1924.
  • Midget Map of the Transcontinental Trails of the United States (Map). Clason Map Company. 1923.
  • Touring Atlas of the United States (Map). Clason Map Company. 1925.
  • Auto Road Atlas (Map). Rand McNally. 1926.


Articles should follow WP:USRD/STDS for standards and structure.


Auto trail pole markers and signsEdit



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