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  • Day13

    Ride to Oklahoma

    September 24 in the United States ⋅ 🌧 19 °C

    Woke this morning to thunder and very heavy rain, so we are taking a “rain check” day.
    When the rain eases we will go and spend the rest of today in Joplin and continue the trip tomorrow.

    Visited the Joplin Museum Complex, an eclectic mix of items, including original photographs of gangsters Bonnie & Clyde. Following a shoot out in Joplin with the police Bonnie & Clyde escaped but left behind a camera. It was only after the film was developed that the police finally knew what the couple looked like.

    This area was also once one of the largest mining complexes in the USA. The museum has a huge rock collection.
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