History The 1915 Transcontinental Film Convoy

Lincoln Highway Association member Leon Schegg presents a free lecture on The Three Mile Picture Show: The 1915 Transcontinental Film Convoy. In 1915, a motor film crew directed by Lincoln Highway member Henry Ostermann, traveled coast-to-coast for four months recording scenes along the historic route.The film was shown almost continuously at the Palace of Transportation at the San Francisco Pacific-Panama Exposition. The Sparks Museum hosts free historic lectures the first Saturday every month.

Event Details

Phone: 355.1144
Admission: Free

Sparks Museum & Cultural Center
814 Victorian Ave.
Sparks, NV 89431
P: 355.1144

Event Schedule

July 1 2pm - 3pm


City of Reno