Route 66 Women: The Untold Story of the Mother Road.

Route 66 Women: The Untold Story of the Mother Road

World War II & the Post War Period

World War II allows women to move out of low-paying jobs and perform patriotic duties; following World War II, women create vibrant businesses on their own; Bobby Troup's "Route 66." (58 minutes)

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UPCOMING EPISODES

Fri, 5/20 at 2:32 am on Austin PBS HDTV

The Origin of Women on Route 66

From Pueblo women opening up roadside stands in New Mexico to a Black hotelier in Springfield, Mo., included in the Green Book, women overcome challenges to succeed on Route 66. (58 minutes)

Fri, 5/20 at 8:00 pm on Austin PBS HDTV

World War II & the Post War Period

World War II allows women to move out of low-paying jobs and perform patriotic duties; following World War II, women create vibrant businesses on their own; Bobby Troup's "Route 66." (60 minutes)

Sat, 5/21 at 12:30 am on Austin PBS HDTV

World War II & the Post War Period

World War II allows women to move out of low-paying jobs and perform patriotic duties; following World War II, women create vibrant businesses on their own; Bobby Troup's "Route 66." (60 minutes)

Fri, 5/27 at 2:32 am on Austin PBS HDTV

World War II & the Post War Period

World War II allows women to move out of low-paying jobs and perform patriotic duties; following World War II, women create vibrant businesses on their own; Bobby Troup's "Route 66." (58 minutes)

Fri, 5/27 at 8:00 pm on Austin PBS HDTV

The Death and Rebirth of the Mother Road

Women keep their main streets alive by leading revitalization projects that boost the local economy and preserve American history. (60 minutes)

Sat, 5/28 at 12:00 am on Austin PBS HDTV

The Death and Rebirth of the Mother Road

Women keep their main streets alive by leading revitalization projects that boost the local economy and preserve American history. (60 minutes)