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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 RoadKutis Funeral Home - St. Louis, MO

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Been here since 1910, and was an architectural - turn your head and look at as you go through the city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/31/2014

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadNM SH 118 -- Gallup NM

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NM State Highway 118 is the state-maintained stretch of the old US 66 in Gallup NM

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/23/2014

last visited: 8/23/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRichardson's Trading Company -- Gallup NM

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Richardson's Trading Co. has been in business along what would become the US 66 since 1913.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/23/2014

last visited: 8/23/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadBlue Spruce Lodge -- Gallup NM

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The amazing sign for the Blue Spruce Motel - a Route 66 icon

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/23/2014

last visited: 8/23/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadMidpoint Cafe -- Adrian TX

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The Midpoint Cafe is a true Route 66 icon, located exactly between Chicago and Los Angeles on the Mother Road

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: 8/20/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadAdcock's Phillips 66 -- Tucumcari NM

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Today's Quality Lube and Tire was, during the heyday of the Mother Road, Bill Adcock's Phillips 66 station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: 7/25/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadTower Motel -- Santa Rosa NM

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The Tower Motel stands proudly along old Route 66 in Santa Rosa NM

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: 7/25/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadZia Motor Lodge -- Albuquerque NM

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The Zia Motor Lodge is gone, but the AMAZING sign for it that stood on Route 66 for decades is still there.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: 8/20/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadPremier Motel -- Albuquerque NM

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The amazing sign for the Premier Motel has been renovated and stands proudly along historic 66 in Albuquerque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: 8/20/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadAztec Motel Sign -- Albuquerque NM

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The first motel along Route 66 in Albuquerque, the Aztec was placed on the National Register in 2003. Despite that listing, the motel declined and was demolished in 2011. The landmark sign remains.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: 7/26/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadLa Puerta Lodge -- Albuquerque NM

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One of the last 1930s-era auto courts on old Route 66, La Puerta Lodge is still operating as a motel today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: 8/20/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadPinon Motel -- Albuquerque NM

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The Pinon Motel has been operating along Route 66 as a motel since it was built.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: 7/26/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadOriginal Roadbed of US66 -- Vega TX

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A few hundred feet of the original 1926 9-foot roadbed of the US66, still preserved in Vega TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: 7/26/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadOld trails Museum - Route 66 - Winslow, Arizona, USA.[

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Old Trails Museum - Standing on the corner in Winslow, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/19/2014

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadNob Hill Court -- Albuquerque NM

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One of the 1930s-vintage Auto Courts now renovated and repurposed along old Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/19/2014

last visited: 8/20/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadSunshine Station -- Adrian TX

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Like the Pixar movie Cars? Then be sure atop in to the Sunshine Station, a cute restored vintage gas station alongside Route 66 just a few dozen feet off the Route 66 Midpoint.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 8/17/2014

last visited: 8/19/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRex Museum - Route 66 - Gallup, New Mexico, USA.

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Gallup Historical Museum - Known as the 'Rex Museum' its the place to go if you want to research the area, It's Indian history or want to know more about Route 66 and how it affected Gallup.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/17/2014

last visited: 7/29/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRed Garter - Route 66 - Williams, Arizona.

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The Red Garter Bakery & Inn - "Celebrating more than 100 years of personal service" since 1897, Located alongside Route 66, in Williams, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/12/2014

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRod's Steak House - Route 66 - Williams, Arizona, USA

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Rod's Steak House, established 1946, during the heyday of Route 66, celebrates 70 years of excellent cuisine and service, and still going strong. Rod's Neon Steer's and restaurant are an iconic feature along The Mother Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/12/2014

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadJoe & Aggie's Cafe - Holbrook, Arizona, USA.

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Joe & Aggie's Cafe a Mexican institution famous for its chilli. The Café was one of the locations along Route 66 visited by John Lasseter, that he drew his inspiration for the Disney Pixar Movie Cars. Located in Holbrook, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/8/2014

last visited: 5/21/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadSultana Bar - Route 66 - Williams, Arizona, USA.

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The Sultana Bars, One of the city's longest lasting, & most loved, locations. Voted one of the best bars in the USA. The Sultana Bar and Theatre share this building have been a local hotspot since the 1920s in Williams, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/7/2014

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadWest Theatre - Route 66 - Grants, New Mexico, USA

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This tiny lonely theatre, alongside Historic Route 66, has a gorgeous retro, Googie style, Neon sign, with a flashing Star, that has been attracting Route 66 travellers since 1959. West Theatre is located in Grants, New Mexico.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/5/2014

last visited: 7/28/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRoute 66 Motel - Route 66, Barstow, California.

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Route 66 Motel- Opened in 1922, One of the great places to stop along Route 66 - Its claim to fame: A step back in History with antique cars to photograph and 'round beds' for a quiet night sleep. Located in Barstow, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: California

date approved: 8/4/2014

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadWelcome Sculpture - Route 66, Grants, New Mexico, USA.

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A detailed metal sculpture celebrating Grants, Route 66, and Uranium Mining history. Topped by a large Zia Zia which is the New Mexico state symbol. A great photo opportunity & history lesson for present day Historic Route 66 travellers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/4/2014

last visited: 7/28/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadMonterey Motel - Route 66 - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.

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Monterey Motel - Non Smokers Motel has a gorgeous neon sign, with a 50s style retro look, but a modern message. Located alongside Historic Route 66, and still serving travellers getting their kicks on 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/4/2014

last visited: never

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