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Alan Stockland Transportation Collection

Identifier: MS-381


The Alan Stockland Transportation collection contains books, newspaper articles, and magazine

articles documenting early automobile trips across the country from 1905 – 1956, with the last

article written in 1997.


  • Creation: 1905 - 1956


1 Boxes

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FD 1 A Trip to the Pacific Coast by Automobile Across the Continent: Bettis, William

Charles: 1922

FD 2 Gangway for the U.S. Mail: Essex Motors, Detroit: 1922

FD 3 Motor Camping on Western Trails: Ferguson, Melville F.: 1925

FD 4 Across the American Continent with the Ohio Pathfinder: Finney, Guy W.: 1911?

FD 5 Our Motor Trip, from Bangor, maine to San Diego, California: Gilmore, Myron

T.: 1923

FD 6 From San Diego, California to Washington D.C.: Gross, William B.: 1916

FD 7 How’s the Road?: Hulme, Kathryn: 1928

FD 8 Our Automobile Trip to the Pacific Coast: Matteson, William H.: 1956

FD 9 Diary of a Motor Journey from Chicago to Los Angeles: McGill, Vernon: 1923

FD 10 A Family Tour from Ocean to Ocean: Murdock, J.M.: 1908

FD 11 Twice Across the Great Silence: Packard Motor Car Co.: 1913

FD 12 Through Death Valley in a Dodge Brothers Motor Car: Parker, O.K.: ca. 1920s

FD 13 A Modern Prairie Schooner on the Transcontinental Trail: Poole, Caroline: 1919

FD 14 A Modern Prairie Schooner on the Transcontinental Trail: negatives

FD 15 A Girl, a Record and an Oldsmobile: Preuss, Amanda: ca. 1916

FD 16 Westward, Ho!: Scott, W.C.: ca. 1921

FD 17 Transcontinental Trip in a Ford: through 29 states: Stevens, Geo. H. and Larmer,

James G.: 1915

FD 18 Rhode Island to California by Motor: Weeden, Jeanie Lippitt: 1916

FD 19 Across the Continent in a Ford: Whitaker, Samuel N.: 1915

FD 20 Camping with a Motor Car: Whiteman, A.: 1910

FD 21 Across America in a Franklin: Whitman, L.L.: 1907

FD 22 From Coast to Coast in a Motor-Car: Whitman, L.L.: 1905

FD 23 New York to San Francisco in a REO: Whitman, L.L.: 1910


FD 24 The Co-Operator, vol. 3, no. 14: March 15, ca. 1908

FD 25 Magazine article: From D.C. to the Golden Gate: American History: December


FD 26 Magazine article: Driving Down to Dixie: the 1909 NY Herald – Atlanta Journal

Good Roads Tour: Cars and Parts: January 2009

FD 27 Magazine article: From Coast to Coast in an Automobile: Krarup, M.C.: World’s

Work, vol. 8, no. 1: 1904

FD 28 Newspaper article: Saxon Car/Lincoln Highway: July 7, 1914

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Repository Details

Part of the WSU Stewart Library Special Collections Repository

3921 Central Campus Drive Dept 2901
Ogden UT 84408