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Crossing the Country:
Somewhere in Wyoming, 1903

Davidson, Janet F., and Michael S. Sweeney. On the Move: Transportation and the American Story. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 2003.

Davies, Pete. American Road: The Story of an Epic Transcontinental Journey at the Dawn of the Motor Age. New York: Henry Holt, 2002.

Duncan, Dayton, and Ken Burns. Horatio’s Drive: America’s First Road Trip. New York: Knopf, 2003.

McConnell, Curt. Coast to Coast by Automobile: The Pioneering Trips, 1899-1908. Stanford, Cal.: Stanford University Press, 2000.

McConnell, Curt. A Reliable Car and a Woman Who Knows It: The First Coast-to-Coast Auto Trips by Women, 1899-1916. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, 2000.

Scharff, Virginia. Taking the Wheel: Women and the Coming of the Motor Age. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1992.

White, Roger B. Home on the Road: The Motor Home in America. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 2000.



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