Opening of Route 66 at Lincoln

Title

Opening of Route 66 at Lincoln

Subject

United States--United States Highway 66
Illinois--Lincoln
Politicians
Chapman, John W. (John William), 1894-1978
Stratton, William G. (William Grant), 1914-2001
Carpentier, Charles F., 1896-1964
Hoffman, Elmer J. (Elmer Joseph), 1899-1976
Nickell, Vernon L. (Vernon Lewis), 1891-1969
Searcy, Earle Benjamin
Illinois. Office of Lieutenant Governor
Illinois. Governor
Illinois. Office of Secretary of State
Illinois. Office of the State Treasurer
Illinois. Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction
Clerks
Lieutenant governors

Description

Several politicians gather at the opening of Route 66 in Lincoln, including Lieutenant Governor John Chapman (4th from left), Governor William G. Stratton (5th from left), Secretary of State Charles F. Carpentier (3rd from right), State Treasurer Elmer J. Hoffman (3rd from left), Superintendent of Public Instruction Vernon L. Nickell (2nd from right), Clerk of the Supreme Court Earle Benjamin Searcy (2nd from right).

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1953-XX-XX

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

403712
John Chapman Collection

Original Format

commercial print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

20 x 26 cm

Citation

“Opening of Route 66 at Lincoln,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 16, 2021, https://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/25843.