Travel Diary

From Maine to California (PDF)

From Maine to California: The True Story of a Family’s Trip Across the Continent

From Maine to California

Table of Contents
A Difficult Year for Our Family and Country
Eventful Years: 1918-19 (Timetables of History)
We Leave for California
On The Road
Tragedy in Las Vegas
Our Arrival in Mecca
Our New Life and A Different Kind of School
Farewell to Mecca: We Begin Our Trip Horne
Adventures Along the Way
Trouble in Texas
From Louisville to Gray via Washington D.C.
Uncle Charlie’s story
Maynard Remembers the Old Buick
The Years After
The Richard Colley Family Tree (Four Generations)
Franklin Journal story, “Dr. Colley Looks Back”