DRIVING FROM THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC COAST FIFTY YEARS AGO: Diary of Edwin H. Carpenter.; Edited and annotated by his wife and son. Edwin H. Carpenter.

DRIVING FROM THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC COAST FIFTY YEARS AGO: Diary of Edwin H. Carpenter.; Edited and annotated by his wife and son.

South Pasadena, California: Printed by Grant Dahlstrom at The Castle Press, 1967. First Edition. Original Wrappers. pp: (iv), 10, (1); frontispiece and nine other photographs from the trip. Printed cream wrappers. 9" x 6" Fine. Item #038138

One of 500 copies printed. The young family left Burlington, Iowa in 1917, driving a 1913 Cadillac. They took the southern route, west through Dodge City, Las Vegas, Santa Fe, Flagstaff, and on to Los Angeles. Mileage and expenses are reported. [Bliss, Autos Across America, 32.].

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