Tag: travel

  • Texaco Station

    Texaco Station

    During its heyday, Route 66 would at times be clogged with bumper-to-bumper traffic. It’s easy to understand why so many service stations line the road. What’s more difficult to imagine is that in 1937 a pedestrian tunnel was built in nearby Odell, Ill., to allow the town’s churchgoers to attend Sunday services.

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  • Mobil Station

    Mobil Station

    Not everything along the Route is in good repair, and in some cases, such as this former Mobil station, the rust and abandoned look is displayed with pride.

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  • Winnebago

    Winnebago

    I love this cute little Winnebago trailer, circa 1953, and the texture the water creates on its sides.

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