Devil’s Rope Barbed Wire Museum

Devil’s Rope Barbed Wire Museum, 100 Kingsley St, McLean, TX 79057

(806) 779-2225

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Institution Type: Museum


Description: Items from different businesses along Route 66 in the Texas Panhandle, road maps showing stops along Route 66, photographs, a wall of fame with stories from locals who lived on Route 66, and miniature models of two gas stations that were on Route 66 in Alanreed and Shamrock, Texas.

Regions Covered: Route 66 in Texas

Type of Materials: Personal papers, institutional records, published material (books, pamphlets, periodicals, newspapers, etc.), photographs, maps, postcards, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, oral histories, memorabilia (invitations, programs, souvenirs, etc.), promotional material (posters, brochures, advertisements, etc.), three-dimensional artifacts, local history (biography, business, goverment institutions, etc.), tourism, historic preservation, Dust Bowl history

Time Periods: 20th century


Facility Hours: 
Monday-Saturday 9AM-4PM

Online Resources and Finding Aids: None