"A cowboy, an American Indian chief, or a lumberjack”
As the US highway expanded across the country during the mid-20th century, numerous large-scale fiberglass “statues” were erected to entice drivers and vacationers to such roadside business as cafes, motels, and car repair shops. Today a firm is dedicated to restoring these colossals of Americana.
Rescuing America’s Roadside Giants
By Jasmine Taylor-Coleman
July 14, 2016