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Route 66 History Site

This site tags itself as “the oldest Route 66 website: Where the Mother Road meets the Internet.” This might make it sound a little more thrilling than it is, but it’s still worth checking out.

Vikki Ortiz Healy: “Foreign Tourists Lured by Route 66 Kicks”, Times Colonist, October 2011

Believe it or not, people travel from across the world to go to places like Pontiac, Illinois, and see the world-famous Route 66 in person. One small-town mayor says it’s been revitalizing the town’s economy.

Nat King Cole on iTunes

Cole’s iTunes page includes a discography and a detailed biography.

U.S. Highways: From U.S. 1 to U.S. 830

This fun page is an introduction to the whole complex U.S. highway system, with links to lots of highway-related details.

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