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By Michael J. Till

Few roads can fit direction 20's attractiveness, heritage, or contribution to New York's energy. In 1926, path 20 turned a federal street and developed into New York's finest east-west highway. yet not like such a lot early highways, it has survived virtually thoroughly intact. the tale of direction 20 is informed via greater than 2 hundred classic postcards exhibiting scenes from the Shaker groups in Columbia County to the Lake Erie Shore. The postcards convey the character of the line: major streets, the Finger Lakes, and scenic vistas. to not be forgotten are the vacationer courts, lodges, diners, and gasoline stations that made trip possible.

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