Please click on this YouTube link to enjoy the program: https://youtu.be/wC9umtjuVJ8
The name evokes images of gas stations, mom-and-pop motels, quirky attractions, and
adventurePlease click on this YouTube link to enjoy the program: https://youtu.be/wC9umtjuVJ8 on the open road. In this nostalgia-packed lecture, historian Leslie Goddard,
Ph.D., explores the history of Route 66, the iconic road that linked Chicago
to Los Angeles from 1926 until its closing in the mid-1980s. Learn why
Route 66 remains so indelibly associated with the lore of the American
road trip. What was Route 66 like at its pinnacle – and what is it today?
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