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Yaste Barn Mural - Stoystown, PA

Updated: Sep 29, 2021

Yaste Barn Mural in Somerset County near the junction of Routes 30 and 219 is owned by sisters Thelma Yaste, Marlene Gindlesperger and Lois Wilson. The small farm has been in the family since 1951.

This is known as the Abraham Lincoln barn due to the picture of Abe Lincoln on the barn. Also in the photo is a Conestoga wagon and two men, a driver and a brakeman.

The first woman to drive the Lincoln Highway from San Francisco to New York, Amanda Preuss, is also depicted. She drove a 1916 Oldsmobile and it took her 11 days, 5 hours and 45 minutes to drive the Lincoln Highway.

The last photo is of Henry Ford inside the 10 millionth Ford that was manufactured.

Address of Mural: 3258 Lincoln Hwy., Stoystown, PA

Additional areas to visit when in Stoystown, PA:

  • The Hite House - for more information, click HERE

  • The Blanset Hardware Mural - for more information, click HERE

  • The Historic Log Cabin - for more information, click HERE

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