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The Coffee Pot – A Roadside Attraction for Seventy Eight Years

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The Lincoln Highway, one the original east-west highways stretched 3,142 miles between New York City and San Francisco in the 1920s. On the thoroughfare “Novelty Architecture,” with the structure performing its own advertising was popular.   The heavily traveled road offered an opportunity for entrepreneurs, and David Koontz originally built the eye-catching “The Coffee Pot” restaurant in 1927 for…

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