Eight women, two Model Ts, and the American West

Title Eight women, two Model Ts, and the American West
Names Wilke, Joanne.
Book Number BR018213
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation The author chronicles a nine-week cross-country camping trip made by eight young women, including her grandmother and great-aunt, in two Model T Fords in 1924. Wilke pieces together the account from journal excerpts, letters, and reminiscences of the adventurers, who drove nine thousand miles and visited six national parks. 2007.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
Travel & Geography - TRA
Adventure Non-Fiction - ADVNF
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
History - History of the American West - HUSW
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Automobile travel - West (U.S.) - History - 20th century
Ford Model T automobile
Women adventurers - West (U.S.) - Biography
Women - Iowa - Biography
Young women - Travel - West (U.S.) - History - 20th century
Young women - West (U.S.) - Biography
West (U.S.) - Description and travel
West (U.S.) - History, Local
Call Number 917.8033 ANF
Language English
Released 2007
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2007 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency).
Original Publication Transcription of: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2007. 0803260199
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