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U.S. Route 66

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U.S. Route 66 also known as the Will Rogers Highway, the Main Street of America or the ..... "Historic Route 66" runs for a significant distance in and near Flagstaff, Arizona. Farther wes...

The History of Route 66 « National Historic Route 66

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In his famous social commentary, The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck proclaimed U. S. Highway 66 the “Mother Road.” Steinbeck's classic 1939 novel,  ...

Route 66 the Great American Highway - The Road Wanderer

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Route 66 & the National Old Trails Highway. The story of Route .... Route 66 would become the most celebrated and famous of these two-lanes. Route 66 was  ...

Historic Route 66

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The oldest website on Route 66 contains all a traveller needs for his trip down old Route 66. This includes detailed turn-by-turn driving instructions down the ...

Endangered Site: Historic Route 66, U.S.A. | Travel | Smithsonian

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Today, 85 percent of Route 66 remains drivable, and some businesses thrive ... Missouri's Meramec Caverns still gives tours; and the famous Wigwam Motel in ...

Route 66 History Page | Route 66 World

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The famous highway originally started from Chicago, Illinois, and ran through ... Many of the realignments gave travelers faster and safer routes, or detoured ...

15 only-in-America sights you'll see on a Route 66 road trip

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May 21, 2014 ... Historic Route 66 is the most famous road in America, thanks to Nat King Cole. The road, which stretches from Chicago to LA in a broad, ...

Route 66 - America's Historic Mother Road - History and Information

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Information on Route 66, including index to state by state directions, history of the towns along the route, legends, people, places, ghost towns and more.

US road trip: a guide to Route 66 | Travel | The Guardian

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Feb 28, 2015 ... This place was built in 1926, the year Route 66 opened. It's attached to the historic Monte Vista hotel, which exists thanks to local residents ...

Route 66 - Wikitravel

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Route 66 (aka US 66) was a historic highway in the United States extending from Chicago to Los Angeles. It crossed much of the American Midwest, Great ...

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Route 66 | ROAD TRIP USA

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All the info for a Route 66 road trip whether you're going the distance from Chicago to Los Angeles or traveling a small stretch of this historic road.

What's so special about Route 66? | HowStuffWorks

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Read about the beginnings of historic Route 66 and why the idea of a Route 66 ... Known as "America's Highway" during its heyday, Route 66 was driven by ...

A Brief History of America's "Mother Road," Route 66 - TIME

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Jun 28, 2010 ... Twenty-five years ago on June 27, Route 66 was decommissioned. ... Parts of the route are listed on the National Register of Historic Places, ...