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Remembering Route 66 with Leslie Goddard
Jul 17, 2022
Elgin History Museum 360 Park Street
The name evokes images of gas stations, mom-and-pop motels, quirky attractions and adventure on the open road. In this nostalgia-packed program, Goddard will explore the history of Route 66, the iconic road that linked Chicago to Los Angeles from 1926 until its closing in the mid-1980s.