The Desert Sands Motor Hotel in Albuquerque, New Mexico, was built on Route 66 in 1957 and served travelers for decades. In later years, it was prirmarily used for long-term housing before it closed in May 2016 after an arson fire. The building was torn down in December 2016 and its iconic sign was sold. The old venue once stood at 5000 Central Ave SE. Photo by John Margolies, 2003.
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