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Powell, James R. : James R. Powell Route 66 Postcard Collection, 1926-1960s

This collection consists of 4,000 printed and real photograph postcards of the eight states Route 66 runs through, mainly dating from the mid-1920s through the 1960s. The images document the highway, tourist attractions, and roadside architecture such as motels, service stations, restaurants, and diners.
Extent: 4.2 linear feet - (4,000 postcards in 7 boxes and 1 oversize container)
Subjects: Ephemera, Postcards
Call Number: Modern MS PowellJR
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