GEO244 - Dropbox 6.1 - KFROST1069.docx - K Rose Frost \u2013 KFROST1069 \u201cRoute 66 is one of the essential icons of America both for Americans and for

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K. Rose Frost – KFROST1069 “Route 66 is one of the essential icons of America, both for Americans and for people abroad. It represents a multitude of ideas: freedom, migration West, and the loneliness of the American heartland" - Wikitravel quote. Since Route 66 went through all three regions discussed in this lesson, we turn our attention to what has become not only an historic road, but an attraction all by itself. We start at Wikipedia – the Wiki for Route 66 provides a good jumping off place for our journey down this decommissioned highway. Go to and answer the following questions: 1. Route 66 is sometimes called “The Mother Road;” what other names are given (even colloquially) for Route 66? a. Route 66 is also known as the Will Rogers (Memorial) highway and the Main Street of America. 2. In what city did Route 66 start at its eastern end? a. Route 66 originally started running from the east in Chicago, Illinois.
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