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American Road Trip Talk: Heather Hausmann: Sinful Sidney Sesquicentennial

Posted by Foster Braun , in American Road Trip Talk (Podc... 03 July 2017 · 188 views

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In the rough and tumble days of the late 1800’s, the little town of Sidney, Nebraska was an important military and commercial outpost on the railroad lines that were becoming the arteries of American expansion. It was indeed the Wild West, populated by such colorful characters as...


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American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Voices From The Backstairs: Tom Grantham

Posted by Foster Braun , in American Road Trip Talk (Podc... 28 May 2017 · 260 views
Cape Girardeau MO, Glenn House
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The Glenn House , a restored Victorian mansion with views of the river on Spanish Street, has been a classic part of Cape Girardeau, MO since it opened for tours in 1980 after a substantial restoration and regularly offers tons of reasons to visit, from their Christmas tours to their inclus...


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American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Roxie Yonkay: Land And Sky Byway

Posted by Foster Braun , in American Road Trip Talk (Podc... 18 April 2017 · 574 views
Land and Sky Byway, Kansas Byways and 1 more...
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In our recent volume 15, number 1 there was a story in the Friends in the Fast Lane column about the National Scenic Byways Program 25th anniversary.  The Scenic Byways 25! event was celebrated at the US Capitol Visitors Center in Washington, DC.  That same month in Kansas a brand-...


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American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Billy D. Abner: Lil Abner Motel

Posted by Foster Braun , in American Road Trip Talk (Podc... 01 August 2016 · 3,358 views
Memory Motel
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Our Summer 2016 issue was dedicated to the theme of Comic Strips and the American Road .  Our Memory Motel column focused on the Li’l Abner Motel in eastern Kentucky.  You might imagine a rustic and rugged haven of rest that matched the cornpone antics of Al Capp’s fam...


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American Road Triptalk (Podcast) Jim Cassler: Three Roads Tour 2016

Posted by Foster Braun , in American Road Trip Talk (Podc... 24 May 2016 · 4,327 views
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Road tours have become immensely popular with our readers and listeners.  What better way to enjoy our great national than along its classic two lane arteries?  Roads like the National Road, the Lincoln Highway and Route 66 evoke childhood memories for many of u...


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American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Erika Nelson: Think Bigger

Posted by Foster Braun , in American Road Trip Talk (Podc... 11 February 2016 · 5,600 views

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It’s a brand new year for American Road Trip Talk. We normally use this podcast to introduce you to the people and places behind the stories in the magazine.  In this edition we are going to meet one of the authors who has given us a unique view of the American Road’s roadside attr...


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American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Muriel Eason: Tracks Across The Border Byway

Posted by Foster Braun , in American Road Trip Talk (Podc... 13 October 2015 · 7,332 views

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In the summer issue of American Road Magazine an article in our Friends in the Fastlane column featured a new byway that will thrill fans of the old west.  It is called the Tracks Across Borders Byway and it traces a route from southern Colorado to northern New Mexico along the top of t...


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American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Katherine Hayes: Lincoln Funeral Train

Posted by Foster Braun , in American Road Trip Talk (Podc... 08 September 2015 · 6,260 views

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This edition of American Road Trip Talks goes behind the scenes of an article and picture that appeared in our Spring 2015 issue 2.  The focus was on a remarkable sculpture display in the town of Troy, Ohio featuring a 31’ tall sculpture of Abraham Lincoln that will delight all of y...


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American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Paul Gilger: Lincoln Highway Centennial Tour Part 4

Posted by Foster Braun , in American Road Trip Talk (Podc... 23 July 2015 · 5,246 views

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The Tunnel Vision column of our Spring 2015 American Road featured an article entitled Joy to the Road about the centennial of a remarkable journey from Detroit to San Francisco by Henry B. Joy, first president of the Packard Motor Car Company in 1915.  Between the end of June 201...


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American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Paul Gilger: Lincoln Highway Centennial Tour Part 3

Posted by Foster Braun , in American Road Trip Talk (Podc... 05 July 2015 · 5,523 views
Lincoln Highway Centennial and 1 more...
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The Tunnel Vision column of our Spring 2015 American Road featured an article entitled Joy to the Road about the centennial of a remarkable journey from Detroit to San Francisco by Henry B. Joy, first president of the Packard Motor Car Company in 1915.  Between the end of June and the f...