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Steinbeck referred to Route 66 as the Mother Road in "Grapes of Wrath"

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Route 66 Backroads

Jim Hinckley - Photography: Kerrick James, Rick Bowers, Nora Bowers

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Cars - soundtrack

Randy Newman, James Taylor, Rascal Flatts, Sheryl Crow, Brad Paisley, The Chords, Chuck Berry, John Mayer, Hank Williams

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Route 66 In Search of Ghosts and Treasures

Phyllis Chandler Grey

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The Grapes of Wrath

John Steinbeck, Robert DeMott

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Pictures from California

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Helendale, CA - 2014 : Elmer Long has built the Bottle Tree Ranch after inheriting his father’s sizable bottle collection.

Newberry Springs, CA - 2014 : The film Bagdad Café was shot at what was then the Sidewinder Cafe, now called the Bagdad Café.

Needles, CA - 2014 : The "Welcome to Needles" covered wagon was formerly used as a sign for the El Rancho Hotel.

Los Angeles, CA - 2014 : The 22-foot tall fiberglass statue Chicken Boy is a landmark statue in the Highland Park area.

Santa Monica, CA - 2014 : A sign at the Santa Monica Pier marks the symbolic end of the legendary American highway.

Los Angeles, CA - 2014 : The Figueroa Street Tunnels are a set of four tunnels that once carried Route 66 traffic.

Pasadena, CA - 2004 : The Colorado Street Bridge over the Arroyo Seco is sometimes referred to as the Suicide Bridge.

Amboy, CA - 2014 : Roy’s has become an icon for a lonely desert gas stop due to the multiple appearances in movies.

San Bernardino, CA - 2014 : The iconic Wigwam Motel in San Bernardino is one of only three remaining wigwam villages.

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Billy Connolly's Route 66

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100 Things to Do on Route 66 Before You Die

Jim Hinckley

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Cars - soundtrack

Randy Newman, James Taylor, Rascal Flatts, Sheryl Crow, Brad Paisley, The Chords, Chuck Berry, John Mayer, Hank Williams

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Oklahoma Route 66

Jim Ross, Shellee Graham

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