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Dixie HighwayDixie Highway Historical Marker - Homewood, Illinois

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Historical marker in Homewood giving a brief history of the historic Dixie Highway which passes through eastern Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/22/2007

last visited: 11/24/2008

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Dixie HighwayArche Memorial Fountain - Dixie Hwy West - Lincoln Hwy Crossing - Chicago Heights, Illinois

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Intersection of the west branch of the Dixie Highway and the Lincoln Highway often called "Crossroads of the Nation" is marked with an historic fountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/22/2007

last visited: 9/7/2009

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Lincoln Highway MarkersArche Memorial Fountain - Dixie Hwy West - Lincoln Hwy Crossing - Chicago Heights, Illinois

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Intersection of the west branch of the Dixie Highway and the Lincoln Highway often called "Crossroads of the Nation" is marked with this historic fountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/22/2007

last visited: 9/7/2009

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Lincoln HighwayArche Memorial Fountain - Dixie Hwy West - Lincoln Hwy Crossing - Chicago Heights, Illinois

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Intersection of the west branch of the Dixie Highway and the Lincoln Highway often called "Crossroads of the Nation" is marked with an historic fountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/15/2008

last visited: 9/7/2009

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Dixie HighwayDH Sign - Chicago Heights, Illinois

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This is the first "DH" flagged sign that I have seen in the wild.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/22/2007

last visited: 4/24/2011

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Dixie HighwaySite of Gurdon Hubbard Trail & Dixie Highway markers - Crete, IL

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Spotted these while taking the scenic route to U of Illinois in Champaign.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/12/2009

last visited: 4/26/2019

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Blue Star Memorial Highway MarkersUS-30 @ Town Hall - Dyer, IN

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Dyer Indiana Garden Club Blue Star Highway memorial outside the village hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member N9YBK

location: Indiana

date approved: 1/2/2009

last visited: 11/26/2011

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Lincoln Highway MarkersThe Lincoln Highway - The Ideal Section

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Indiana historical marker commemorating the Lincoln Highway and the "Ideal Section" of the highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Indiana

date approved: 12/22/2007

last visited: 8/4/2018

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Lincoln Highway MarkersLincoln Highway Ideal Section 1923 pole & marker - Dyer, IN

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A pole with a blue "L" and a commemorative marker mounted thereupon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Indiana

date approved: 11/22/2011

last visited: 6/22/2012

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Lincoln Highway MarkersH. C. Ostermann / Ideal Section / Sauk Trail Memorial - Dyer, IN

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Famed landscape architect Jens Jensen designed the Dyer memorial to Henry C. Ostermann, an early promoter of the Lincoln Highway, and the Ideal Section, as well as the Sauk Trail. It's a hidden treasure located along Rt. 30.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Indiana

date approved: 11/22/2011

last visited: 6/22/2012

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Dixie HighwayBalmoral Park Race Track - Crete, IL

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Originally known as "Lincoln Fields," Balmoral Park has been racing horses since 1926.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/4/2008

last visited: 9/11/2008

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Lincoln Highway MarkersLincoln Highway Marker - New Lenox, IL

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A transplanted Lincoln Highway Marker in front of Lincolnway Central High School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/6/2010

last visited: 8/17/2011

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Wagon Roads and TrailsGreat Sauk Trail - Merrillville, IN

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Declared to be a segment of an early trans-continental road by the Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission in 1966.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Indiana

date approved: 8/20/2008

last visited: 12/12/2008

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Lincoln Highway MarkersLincoln Highway Marker - Joliet, IL

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This marker is located at the intersection of the Lincoln Highway with Gougar Road in Joliet, IL.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/12/2011

last visited: 6/12/2011

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadThis Was Countryside, Farms and Quarries marker - Countryside, IL

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A new informational sign explaining the local history of Route 66 in Countryside, IL heading southwest out of Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/18/2011

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadSnuffy's 24 HR Grill

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They don’t make places like Snuffy’s anymore. The original owner ran Snuffy’s from 1930 until 1969. Snuffy’s is a longstanding Route 66 institution that truly deserves Route 66 legendary status.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/30/2008

last visited: 12/26/2021

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadDell Rhea's Chicken Basket - Willowbrook, IL

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The Chicken Basket as it is today opened in the summer of 1946 on Illinois Route 66 and 79th Street in Hinsdale right next door to its original location. Stop in for great chicken and a Rt. 66 root beer!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/14/2008

last visited: 7/17/2012

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRobin Hood Muffler Shop - Cicero, IL

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The Robin Hood Muffler Shop is still open, fixing the muffler woes of travelers along Ogden Avenue, once route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/9/2007

last visited: 4/23/2012

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadOgden Avenue Corridor marker - Berwyn, IL

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A new informational sign explaining the local history of Route 66 as it was developed from an Indian trail then plank road heading southwest out of Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/2/2011

last visited: never

Image for Tiger O'Stylies Public House on Historic Rt. 66 (Berwyn,IL)view gallery

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadTiger O'Stylies Public House on Historic Rt. 66 (Berwyn,IL)

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Nice Rt 66 icon sign on their marquee. Great Rt 66 map on their website. Looks like a fun place that rocks!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/12/2008

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadHenry's Drive In

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"It's a Meal in itself" is what the say of hot dogs at Henry's Drive In.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TravisGood

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/16/2007

last visited: 4/23/2012

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadBerwyn, IL Route 66 welcome sign

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Illuminated glass block sign near Lombard St on Ogden Ave. welcoming travelers through Berwyn. Also in the background you can just see another light pole sign across the street - there are a number of these along Ogden Ave. in Berwyn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/12/2008

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadCindy Lyn Motel - Cicero, IL

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The Cindy Lyn Motel has been around for decades, and according to hotel review sites it's still a good place to stay.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/9/2007

last visited: 7/6/2008

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Blue Star Memorial Highway MarkersLongcommon Rd., Burling Rd. & Riverside Dr. - Riverside, IL

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Located in a downtown park amongst the markers for a veteran's memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/6/2008

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadCastle Car Wash - Chicago,IL

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It dates from 1925 - before Ogden Ave. was Route 66 - and was originally a gas station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/13/2008

last visited: never

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