America's First Road TripWebsite or Online Data - 2003
Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent - a feat never before accomplished. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific - Horatio went the opposite direction, by means of the "Horseless carriage", in less than 3 months.
Publisher: [Arlington, VA] : Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2003
Characteristics: 1 online resource (107 min.)
Alternative Title: PBS video collection (Streaming video)