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Howardwick in Donley County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

"Crossing The Native American Nations"

 
 
"Crossing The Native American Nations" Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 11, 2020
1. "Crossing The Native American Nations" Marker
Inscription.  

US 66 snakes its way through 2448 miles of the American Midwest and southwest along its journey it crosses many territories of varying scenic terrains. Including in these territories are the lands of many Native American nations. Through these lands Rote 66 served as a regional link for trade and transportation. Route 66 crosses the following Indian Nations: Santo Domingo Pueblo, San Felipe Pueblo, Isleta Laguna, Alcoma of New Mexico, Navajo and Hualapai of Arizona.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansRoads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the U.S. Route 66 🛣️ series list.
 
Location. 35° 10.717′ N, 100° 49.8′ W. Marker is in Howardwick, Texas, in Donley County. Marker is on U.S. Route 66 (Interstate 40) half a mile east of Farm to Market Road 2477, on the right when traveling east. The marker is on the grounds of the Donley County Historic Route 66 Safety Rest Area. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12670 I-40, Clarendon TX 79226, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of
"Crossing The Native American Nations" Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 11, 2020
2. "Crossing The Native American Nations" Marker
this marker. "The Bunion Derby" (a few steps from this marker); "Wartime Impact" (a few steps from this marker); "The Convertible And The Open Road" (within shouting distance of this marker); "The Dust Bowl Days" (within shouting distance of this marker); "Transportation History" (within shouting distance of this marker); "A Cultural Calamity" (within shouting distance of this marker); "East-West Connection" (within shouting distance of this marker); "Crossing Cattle County" (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Howardwick.
 
Donley County Historic Route 66 Safety Rest Area Sign image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 11, 2020
3. Donley County Historic Route 66 Safety Rest Area Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 2, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 2, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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