Ponntiac 1926-1930

Aurora Street; Indiana Avenue; Main Street; Water Street; Vermillion Street; Reynolds Street

July, 2013Posted by Bill


The original alignment of U.S. 66 worked it's way through downtown. This path takes you to the heart of Ponitac to see the murals, shops, courthouse, museums, and other attractions.

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The Log Cabin Resturant.

An Illinois tourism marker.

A close up of the marker.

A marker for the alignment at the split from the 1926 and 1930 alignments.

The split of the 1926 and 1930 alignments.

SB U.S. 66 on Aurora Street.

SB U.S. 66 on Indiana Avenue.

Looking south at the Route 66 Museaum in the old fire department in Downtown Pontiac.

The Daily Leader building. This is the main newspapaer of Livingston County.

The old county jail along Water Street.

SB U.S. 66 on Vermillion Street.