Category Archives: Roadside Attractions
When I drove old Highway 51 up the length of Wisconsin earlier this year I made note of the numerous supper clubs along the route and decided that you could write a book about these uniquely Wisconsin restaurants along … Continue reading
Start the video, then pause and click on the 3D icon in the YouTube player’s menu bar to select between 2D and your choice of 3D formats. With its many Hudsons and Kaiser-Frazers on display, and the museum’s affiliation to … Continue reading
Click on the image to launch a Flash player to view the full gallery in your choice of 3D or 2D formats. When the nice folks who operate the Model T Automotive Heritage Center at Henry Ford’s Piquette Avenue plant … Continue reading
Ford Village Industries Newburgh Mill Today. Click on the image to launch a Flash player and view the entire gallery in your choice of 3D formats or 2D. Henry Ford operated about 30 small factories around Michigan, all on the … Continue reading
Post Cards from the Road In researching my Highway 51 project, I stumbled across some old postcards of businesses located on Old Highway 51. These three postcards are from the late 1950s. Part of our mission on the road trip … Continue reading
History Along the Highway HIghway 51 has been coursing through Wisconsin long enough to have seen its share of history. Part of the fun of exploring this or any other road is uncovering some of that history.
On a road trip with a couple of buddies and stumbled across this sight. How cool.
Click on the image to launch a Flash player to view the complete gallery of photos in your choice of 3D formats or 2D. If there ever was a businessman with the image of an industrialist, it was Henry Ford. … Continue reading
Click on the image to launch a Flash player and view the entire gallery in your choice of 3D formats or 2D When John and Horace Dodge sold their Windsor, Ontario bicycle company, they moved back to Detroit and established … Continue reading