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    Throwback road trips: Vintage vacation pics from summers gone by

    In honor of Throwback Thursday and summer vacation season, enjoy these historic photos from road trips of yesteryear.

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    Planning time -

    In honor of Throwback Thursday and summer vacation season, enjoy these historic photos from road trips of yesteryear.

    A group of people discuss their plans for a road trip.

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    The great outdoors -

    A family eats while camping with their RV.

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    Sightseeing -

    A car moves on a road past Mount Rushmore in the Black Hills of South Dakota.

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    Family outing -

    A family packs up the car with suitcases before a trip in the 1950s.

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    New adventure -

    A woman drives her convertible through the opening of a giant sequoia tree in California in the 1930s.

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    Pet-friendly travels -

    A family goes on a trip with the family dog.

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    Breakdown -

    A man fixes his car while his companion watches.

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    Ready to go -

    A father and daughter stand with their luggage.

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    Saying goodbye -

    A man bids farewell to a woman in a car.

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    Delightful drive -

    A couple smile at each other in their car.

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    Packing up -

    A happy camper readies a trailer for transport.

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    Fun in the sun -

    Two women have an outdoor picnic in the 1920s.

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    On the road again -

    A car from the 1930s drives on a road toward Mount Rainier in Washington state.

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