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C-97 Stratofreighter at the Don Q Inn

One of only a couple dozen surviving C-97 Stratofreighters, this plane’s fate saw it flown into the now-closed Dodgeville Municipal Airport in Wisconsin and then was towed to the Don Q Inn, where it now sits in a field. The Don Q Inn is located in Dodgeville, Wisconsin In 1977 Don Quinn bought a Korean…

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Field of Dreams Movie Site

Hollywood once built a baseball field for ghosts in an Iowa cornfield. That was in July 1988, and the field is still there, and it’s one of the top tourist attractions in Iowa. “If you build it, he will come.” You can visit and play catch on the actual field for no charge or take…

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Mineola Hotel & Restaurant

Mineola Hotel & Restaurant located in Fox Lake, Illinois Mineola Hotel was built in 1884, and in 1979 it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is the oldest wooden structure in Illinois. The hotel has 100 rooms where at one time you could rent a room for $2.00. Chicago gangster Al Capone…