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Route 66 - The Mother Road
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Traveling along Route 66 is a wonderful experience; our goal is to capture what makes it special. One of the great features of driving the Route is seeing period Americana (American culture), items from the 1920s thru 1980s. Also along the path are things that are distinctive and can't be seen anywhere else or are of significant interest and worthy of being called out. Lastly there are important markers along the path of Route 66 that should be seen. Done right, you'll experience Route 66 here!!
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Route 66 - The Mother RoadJesse James Museum - Route 66 - Stanton, Missouri, USA.

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Wild West outlaw Jesse James was murdered in 1882. Or was he? Some believe that Jesse's "death" was a hoax, and that he lived under a fake name for years. This Museum owes its existence to this story. Located alongside Route 66, in Stanton, MO.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/5/2015

last visited: 4/6/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadKneeling Miner - Route 66 - Webb City, Missouri, USA

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A bronze sculpture of a Kneeling Miner, created by Jack Dawson. The statue commemorates the city's early 20th century history of lead mining. Located alongside Route 66, Webb City, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/22/2015

last visited: 3/20/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadGigantic Route 66 Highway Shield - Pontiac, Illinois, USA.

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This gigantic, Route 66 Shield, has been designed as a photo opportunity for Mother Road travellers & their Vehicle. The 66 mural is painted on the rear wall of the Route 66 Hall of Fame Museum, in Pontiac, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/22/2015

last visited: 6/13/2011

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadMuseum of Pioneer History - Route 66 - Chandler, Oaklahoma, USA.

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Founded 1954 the Lincoln County Historical Society & Museum of Pioneer History is dedicated to the preservation of local history. Located alongside Historic Route 66 in Chandler, Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/20/2015

last visited: 2/21/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadWagon Wheel Restaurant - Route 66 - Needles, California, USA.

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Wagon Wheel Restaurant a favourite since the 50's with locals, truckers, & Mother Road Trippers. Located alongside Historic Route 66 in Needles, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: California

date approved: 2/18/2015

last visited: 2/18/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRoute 66 Mural Map - Needles CA

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A small mural along a wall that faces Route 66 in Needles.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/18/2015

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadWalnut Canyon Bridge - Route 66 - Winona, Arizona, USA

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A Parker through truss bridge over Walnut Creek on an old alignment of Historic Route 66. The bridge now listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Located at Townsend-Winona Road in Winona, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/18/2015

last visited: 2/18/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadOatman Hotel ~ Route 66 ~ Arizona, USA.

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The Oatman Hotel (former Durlin Hotel) a listed NHRP building. Located in a town where Donkeys rule, & lives in the past, with Burros, Gold mines, Jackasses, saloons, rickety wooden walkways, & old prospectors mules. This is Oatman, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/16/2015

last visited: 2/16/2015

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadVehicle Photo Frame ~ Topock, Arizona, USA.

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A giant Route 66 State highway shield, give's you the opportunity to get your Kodak moment on The Mother Road, with your 66 tripping transport. My Jeep or a RV could fit in this photo frame, Located near the Californian border in Topock. Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/15/2015

last visited: 2/15/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother Road.Welcome Wagon ~ Route 66 ~ Needles, California, USA.

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This "Welcome Wagon" is located on Old Route 66 on the east side of Town as you enter Needles, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: California

date approved: 2/13/2015

last visited: 2/13/2015

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Route 66 - The Mother Road66 Motel - Needles, California, USA.

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The tiny '66 Motel' built in 1947 is one of numerous Mother Road businesses which have taken the name of the Historic Route 66 highway in its heyday. Located in Needles, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: California

date approved: 2/13/2015

last visited: 2/13/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadHistoric Route 66 - Back Country Byway - Arizona, USA.

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'Back Country Byway' & 'Historic Route 66' - An interpretive & information shelter, located just North of Toprock on the road climb from the Mohave Dessert, up to the Black Mountains at Oatman, along the Main Road of America through Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/12/2015

last visited: 2/12/2015

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadLocomotive Park - Route 66 - Kingman, Arizona, USA

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Locomotive Park - A Veteran Memorial park that gets its name from a Santa Fe, Steam Locomotive that dominates this small strip park between Beale Street and Andy Devine Avenue in Kingman, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/12/2015

last visited: 2/12/2015

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRailroad Museum - Route 66 - Kingman, Arizona, USA.

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Santa Fe Railroad Depot & Amtrak Station - The now restored NHRP listed Santa Fe Station in downtown Kingman has been repurposed as a Railroad Museum. If your interested in trains & locomotives this is also a great location for rail fanning.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/12/2015

last visited: 2/12/2015

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadGiant Route 66 Logo - Winslow Arizona, USA.

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A giant Route 66 Shield, that can easily be seen from Satellite, as featured on Virtual Globetrotting. The Route 66 Arizona logo is painted at the intersection of AZ99 & Route 66. by the Standin on a Corner Park, in Winslow, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/8/2015

last visited: 2/8/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRoute 66 Commemorative Strip - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.

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Commemorative Route 66 shields & brick pavers, inlaid at the kerbside alongside the Mother Road. The Route 66 inlaid strip runs from 5,000 block 11th Street all the way to Peoria Ave, Tulsa.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/7/2015

last visited: 2/7/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadDonut Drive-In - St Louis, Missouri, USA.

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The independent Donut Drive-In - is a Donot miss for Mother Road trippers. Voted "Best Hand-cut Donuts in St. Louis on Route 66." Located alongside Historic Route 66 in St Louis, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/6/2015

last visited: 2/6/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadHistory Museum on the Square - Route 66 - Springfield, Missouri, USA

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History Museum on the Square - A growing museum complex which now includes the old Fox Theatre. Located in the birth place of Route 66, Springfield, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/5/2015

last visited: 2/6/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadParker Drilling Rig - Route 66 - Elk City, Oklahoma, USA.

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The Parker Drilling Rig #114 - One of the Worlds tallest rigs, with a fascinating history, & stands over 180 feet tall, dominating the sky line. The Parker Rig is located alongside Route 66, in Elk City, Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/5/2015

last visited: 2/6/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRetro - Steak N Shake - Route 66 - Springfield, Missouri, USA.

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Steak n Shake restaurants had their start in 1934 in the Route 66 town of Normal, Illinois, but today one of the best vintage examples, & listed on the National Register of Historic place, located alongside Route 66 in Springfield, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/1/2015

last visited: 5/13/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadTotem Pole Trading Post - Route 66 - Rolla, Missouri, USA.

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Rolla, Missouri: Totem Pole Trading Post - The last mom and pop used merchandise store left along Historic Route 66. Established in 1933 the trading post & gas station, has moved a several times as the old Mother road was periodically re-aligned.

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location: Haiti

date approved: 1/26/2015

last visited: 5/13/2014

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Who would have thought that one of the kicks you can get on Route 66 is to stumble across a scale model of Stonehenge. This half scale Druid monument is located alongside the Mother Road at the University of Science & Technology, Rolla, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/25/2015

last visited: 5/11/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadWorld's Largest Rocking Chair - Route 66 - Fanning, Missouri, USA

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World’s Largest Rocking Chair - Roadside Attraction, over 42 feet tall making it a Guinness World record holder, Located at the Route 66 Outpost, Fanning, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/25/2015

last visited: 5/11/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadBob's Gasoline Alley - Route 66 - Cuba, Missouri, USA.

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Bob's Gasoline Alley - Ethyl does not live here any more, but 100's of vintage gas pumps, neon's & signs do. Featuring old brands of gas such as, Sinclair, Phillips 66, Skelly, Chief, Gilmore and Signal. Located off Route 66, Cuba, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/24/2015

last visited: 5/14/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRed Oaks II - Route 66 - Carthage, Missouri, USA

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Red Oak's II - A relocated Town with original vintage 1920's buildings, created by artist Lowell Davis over the last decade. A must visit, whimsical Route 66 roadside attraction, near Carthage, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/23/2015

last visited: 5/11/2014

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