Carthage, Missouri, was the host for the 5th Annual Jefferson Highway Association Conference April 29-30, 2016
Click here to see webpages from the conference hosted by the Powers Museum in Carthage
And here to see photos from the event
The Jefferson Highway was a section of the road from Carthage, MO, to a point west of Vinita, Oklahoma,
for a decade prior to the creation of Route 66. Today's Route 66 follows the old Jefferson Highway alignment.
Check out the Powers Museum, host for the 2016 JHA Conference
A book signing with Lyell Henry, author of the newly published book
The Jefferson Highway: Blazing the Way from Winnipeg to New Orleans