Category Archive: Oaklahoma

Mar 03

Erick Oklahoma on historic Route 66

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When traveling east on I-40 into Oklahoma from Texas you should take Exit 7 and head south into the town of Erick. This former boom town was founded in 1901 but fell into trouble after WW II. The main street is filled with several nice old brick buildings that unforunately are mostly empty. Of special …

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Mar 03

Historic Route 66 National Musuem in Elk City

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Follow old Route 66 through Elk City, Oklahoma and you will see a huge sign with the classic Route 66 design. This is the home to the self proclaimed National Route 66 museum. The musuem is actually part of a complex of very interesting historical buildings and displays. The Route 66 museum ┬áis a transportation …

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