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Travel Blogs from Joplin
It will be difficult for our guardian angel to top yesterday. The invite to the Pyles' home and Barto's chicken. Some of us started the Fourth off by joining some of the locals for a short cycle around Pittsburg. I broke off early from the ride to view the miner's memorial. The memorial is a tribute to the immigrants who settled Southeast Kansas and worked in the Weir-Pittsburg coal ...
... tribe had agreed to be relocated from Missouri to the Niosho River by treaty in 1810. A series of mission schools were established between 1824 and 1842 by Presbyterians and later by Catholics, but all failed to convert the Indians to Christianity or to alter their hunting ...
... about GWC and there was a short, but nice, trail. While we mostly visited this site just to check it off the list, it was fairly interesting and definitely educational! After that we headed for Miami, OK (pronounced "Miama") to a Category 2 Hampton Inn...we love redeeming a small number of points for a good night's sleep, and clean bathroom, and a decent breakfast! Most of Oklahoma ...
... of making this time go faster. I'm babysitting and volunteering as much as possible. I'll have two weeks after school starts for the kids before I leave, so I won't be babysitting. I'll have more time to volunteer here in town. I'm buzzing with excitement as I write this and think about my future. Another way to fill up my summer schedule is a mixture of church camp, learning Italian, and reading books published about Italy.
... gas filling stations, but also in Commerce - a tribute statue for Micky Mantle - his home town. It was then onto Miami and a stop at the Route 66 Vintage Iron Motorcycle Museum which included vintage motorcycles and a small museum on Evil Knievel with his van, jumpsuit, documents and newspaper articles. Was interesting see that he nearly broke every bone in his body. We passed through more small towns, noting some old road-side signs in Afton. The last photo stop of ...
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