Mythical End for Legendary Route 66
Jennifer Steinhauer"SANTA MONICA, Calif. The question of where the old Route 66 officially ended in the West has been the subject of debate among history buffs and roadsters. On Wednesday it was resolved in a quintessentially American way, by placing the terminus in a place where it can best be monetized. "A Route 66 sign embossed with end of the trail was dedicated at the Santa Monica Pier, a popular tourist destination, marking the 83rd anniversary of the road's opening and what James M. Conkle, the chairman of the Route 66 Preservation Foundation, called the spiritual, if not precisely historically accurate, end of the famed roadway." Read on...
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"Mythical End for Legendary Route 66", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), décembre 2009. Consulté le 26/09/2023. URL: http://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/mythical-end-for-legendary-route-66