Ghost Towns And Roadside Relics Of Route 66

Author: Bruce Wexler
Publisher: Chartwell Books
ISBN: 9780785833093
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Originally paved in the 1920s, Route 66 has been a staple of the American Road Trip through the Great Depression and was a major method of the bootlegging operation.

Ghost Towns Of Route 66

Author: Jim Hinckley
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 0760338434
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agriculture, and Route 66–oriented businesses, as well as a factory (now the
Devil's Rope/Old Route 66 Museum) that ... for the resurrection of McLean's
remaining roadside relics, including the recently refurbished Phillips 66 station
that dates ...

Hidden History Of Kansas

Author: Adrian Zink
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1625858892
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Route 66: The Mother Road 75th Anniversary Edition. London: St. Martin's Griffin,
2001. Walton, George. Sentinel of the Plains: ... KS: Fowler Printing, 1977. Wexler
, Bruce. Route 66: Ghost Towns and Roadside Relics. London: 185 BiBliography.

Roadside Relics

Author: Will Shiers
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760339848
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America's Abandoned Automobiles Will Shiers. this picture. I turned ... This tiny
desert community once sat on the path of Route 66 and used to be a bustling little
town and the ideal place for weary travelers to recuperate. However, the path of ...

Road Trip Usa Route 66

Author: Jamie Jensen
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1640495630
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... with I-15. Northeast of Barstow, Calico Ghost Town is an enjoyable resurrection
of the silver mining camp that boomed here during the 1890s. ... Oro Grande is
also home to some long-abandoned roadside businesses, relics of Route 66.

The Ruby Slippers Madonna S Bra And Einstein S Brain

Author: Chris Epting
Publisher: Santa Monica PressLlc
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Route 66 Devils Elbow, Missouri The town of Devil's Elbow got its start in 1870 as
a lumber town in the Ozarks. Named for a sharp ... Today, some visitors to the
house claim to have seen the ghost of an old lndian sitting in ... Roadside Relics.

Arizona And The Grand Canyon

Author: Aruna Ghose
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
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N*,lve ^UUSS! serrated mountains hide pine , in Monument valley r West lives on
in ghost towns forests, alpine meadows, ... South Rim, and the Skywalk •
America's road: Route 66 • Romantic ghost towns • Houseboats on Lake Powell
There is no more ... Miles of the original road still pass through charming towns
such as Winslow and Holbrook, where you will find restored roadside hotels, ...
Today, Oatman and other towns are making a comeback as romantic relics of the
Wild West.

Roadside America

Author: Jan Jennings
Publisher: Iowa State Press
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One road map of Route 66 has been postponed for final review. ... which lists
stopover towns from "Chicago to L.A.," is credited to Troup's first wife, Cynthia,
who originated the rhyming signet "Get your kicks on ... Former loops and
meanders are now abandoned, cutoff by interstate relocations. ... The result is a
modern archaeology of Route 66 with relic sections proposed as national historic

Arizona Highways

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(ABOVE) A booming gold and silver-mining town in the early 20th century,
Oatman today is a well-preserved relic with a few ... Route 66 winds through the
business district, almost losing itself in the maze of streets, and then pops out of
town headed ... the shrill cryofahawk, the hiss of the desert wind moving through
the sparse golden grass along the roadside. ... Then, on their days off, they
explored the Arizona desert east of the river and stum bled upon the near-ghost
town of Oatman.

Congressional Record

Author: United States. Congress
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A ghost road. The demise of Route 66 came slowly. As segments of new
interstate were completed, the federal designation ... part of the state to tiny
settlements such as Allison, Mentmore and Manuelito in far western New Mexico
and in the many towns and ... she's staged a daily vigil, waiting for guests from
points east and west to arrive at the old Route 66 relic she calls the Blue Swallow
. .... Audette says motorists often stop at his roadside home to ask directions to the
old highway.