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Athens, Georgia

Posted by etchr66 , 20 November 2014 · 1919 views
Athens, Georgia, Bulldogs
Athens, Georgia Our Namesake   city this time is Athens, Georgia
Athens, Georgia (33.956093, -83.388951)
Athens, Georgia is a city of 115,452 located in Clarke County along the routes of US 29 and US 441. The city lies just 60 miles northeast of Atlanta near the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Home to the University of Georgia and Piedmont Col...


Warsaw, Indiana

Posted by etchr66 , 21 October 2014 · 1682 views
Warsaw, Indiana
Warsaw, Indiana This entry in the For Namesake  Blog is Warsaw, Indiana. 
Warsaw, Indiana (41.238091, -85.852748)
Warsaw, Indiana is a city of 13,559 located in Kosciusko County along Indiana Route 15, just south of US Route 30. It is the county seat of Kosciusko County and lies 40 miles northwest of Fort Wayne. Old Route 30 that passes through...


London Kentucky & World Chicken Festival

Posted by etchr66 , 19 August 2014 · 1335 views
Kentucky, London and 1 more...
London Kentucky & World Chicken Festival This entry in the For Namesake blog is about London, Kentucky and the World Chicken Festival [1} , which this year is being held on September 25 to 28. This is one of 14 "London's" from the book "For Namesake, a Travel Book"[2]
London, Kentucky (37.128670, -84.083341)
London, Kentucky is a town of 7,993 located in Laurel County along US...


Moscow, Idaho

Posted by etchr66 , 29 July 2014 · 1620 views

Moscow, Idaho This entry in our For Namesake Blog is about Moscow, Idaho. Moscow, Idaho is one of 6 Moscow's in the United states from the book For Namesake, a travel book - Places in America inspired by famous World Cities. 
Moscow, Idaho (46.732298, -116.999936)
Moscow, Idaho is a city of 23,800 located in Latah County along US Route 95 and Idaho...


Lisbon, Maine And The Moxie Festival

Posted by etchr66 , 20 June 2014 · 1599 views
Lisbon, Maine, Moxie
Lisbon, Maine And The Moxie Festival This entry in the "For Namesake" blog is about Lisbon, Maine, home of the World Famous Moxie Festival which takes place this year on July 11 - 13.

Moxie is a unique New England soft drink with a taste that you have to experience for yourself. Moxie started out as a "Nerve Food" and was first introduced by Dr. Augustin Thompson of Union, Maine as a...


Milan, Michigan

Posted by etchr66 , 20 May 2014 · 3352 views
Milan, Michigan and 1 more...
Milan, Michigan This month's "For Namesake" town is Milan, Michigan, one of 10 Milan's in the US from the book "For Namesake - a Travel Book"
Milan, Michigan (42.084126, -83.681074) http://mapjam.com/milanmi
Milan, Michigan is a town of 5,836 located in Monroe and Washtenaw Counties along US Route 23. It lies 20 miles northwest of Monroe, the cou...


Havana, Florida

Posted by etchr66 , 20 April 2014 · 1276 views
Havana, Florida, Tallahassee and 4 more...
Havana, Florida This entry in our For Namesake Blog is about Havana, Florida, the "Arts and Antiques" Capital of northern Florida. 
(30.62728, -84.41483)  http://mapjam.com/havana_florida
Havana, Florida is a town of 1,754 located in Gasden County along US Route 27 and Florida Route 12. It lies 11 miles east of Quincy, the county seat of Gasd...


Vienna, Missouri

Posted by etchr66 , 20 March 2014 · 1959 views
Vienna, Route 66, Missouri
Vienna, Missouri Spring begins today (March 20). What better way to celebrate it than to get out and take a drive on the famous roads and highways of our great country. One such highway of course is Route 66. One namesake town very close to Route 66 is Vienna, Missouri, so it is the subject of this installment of the For Namesake" Blog
Vienna, Missouri (32.186...


Cairo, Georgia

Posted by etchr66 , 18 February 2014 · 1214 views
Cairo, Georga, US 84
Cairo, Georgia This entry in the For Namesake blog is Cairo, Georgia. (30.88101, -84.19922) http://mapjam.com/cairo-georgia
Cairo, Georgia is a town of 9,607 located along US Route 84 in the southwest corner of Georgia. The town is the county seat of Grady County and lies 15 miles west of Thomasville, Georgia and 40 miles north of Tallahassee, Florida....


Dublin, Indiana By Request

Posted by etchr66 , 29 January 2014 · 1421 views
Dublin, Indiana, US 40 and 1 more...
Dublin, Indiana By Request This entry in our For Namesake blog is by request and is about Dublin, Indiana. You will find this village and many many others in my book, "For Namesake"   If anyone has any other For Namesake places that they would alike to see in this blog, either from my book or not, please let me know. 
Dublin, Indiana (39.812294,-85.206442)

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