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By Michael J. Till

course 20 used to be named a federal road in 1926, and for the 1st 1/2 the 20 th century it used to be crucial east-west highway throughout northern Ohio. Extending from the Pennsylvania border east of Conneaut to its western terminus with Indiana, it made Ohio the connecting hyperlink among Northeastern and Midwestern states. thankfully, course 20 has remained almost intact and will be traveled a lot as humans did in years previous. Postcard historical past sequence: alongside Ohio�s ancient path 20 celebrates one of these journey, illustrated through greater than 2 hundred classic postcards depicting perspectives alongside the best way. city and town scenes, rural vistas, and historical websites that drew early motorists to the road are featured. to not be forgotten are the vacationer courts, motels, diners, and fuel stations that made motor vehicle trips possible.

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