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Title:
Horatio's drive : America's first road trip
Summary:
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.
Audience:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
General Note:
Special features: interview with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan; the making-of 'Horatio's drive'.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (ca. 146 [i.e. 107] min.) : sd., col. w/b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher:
PBS ; Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment,
Publication Date:
2003
Publication Information:
[S.l.] : PBS ; Hollywood, Calif. : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, c2003.
Call Number:
DVD 917.304 HORATIO
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