History of Route 66 and Lincoln

Cruisin' with Lincoln on 66

When Abraham Lincoln was driving his buggy and looking for a break, or when Rt. 66 travelers needed a stop, where did they eat or stay overnight? This exhibit provides a glimpse of past road trips through the history of Rt. 66 in Central Illinois. Select a topic above to begin your trip.

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