Must-see shrine on #Route66, Oklahoma's Memorial to Will Rogers in @ClaremoreOK. American cowboy hero & radio star.
Jealous of the local high school kids who are having their prom here next month. Must be nice to live on #Route66.
In Mickey Mantle's hometown of Commerce, Oklahoma, a vintage 1927 a Marathon station, opened a year after #Route66.
In the real-life Radiator Springs, a 1931 Chevrolet sits as a lonely testament to the decades of traffic on #Route66.
Original Tow-Mater the tow truck (from @DisneyPixar "Cars"), a 1951 International truck. Still drives but no brakes.
Will Roger's saddle collection on display at his Memorial Museum in Claremore, Oklahoma. This marvel from Nicaragua.
Oklahoma native Will Rogers: "Live your life, so that whenever you lose, you are ahead." #Route66 named in his honor.
Built in 1929, Miami's Coleman Theater is still serves up vaudevillian delight w/ music & drama shows. @TravelOK
Long before Disney turned them into cartoons, gas pumps actually looked like this. Kan-O-Tex station in Galena, KS.
Arrived @ most famous gas station on #Route66, Cars on the Road, one of the inspirations for @DisneyPixar film "Cars"
Chatting w/ #Oklahoman native @arin_andrews who sells (delicious) tamales from a van on #Route66.
Wayne Cooper's depiction of Will Rogers, whose folksy manner & candid humor earned him America's great affection.
This ghostly brick wall in Galena #Kansas used as backdrop in @DisneyPixar animated town "Radiator Springs" #Route66.
Will Rogers was a star long before my time (& my parents' time), but my grandfather was very fond of him. #Oklahoma
Mineral springs begat rivers that brought animals that brought Indians that brought trails that brought #Route66.
Gas station attendant Amber shows me scenes from @DisneyPixar movie "Cars" drawn right from Galena #Kansas. #Route66
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