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Atramp Across the Continent

Charles Fletcher Lummis

Adventurous author, pioneering reporter, workaholic newspaper editor, passionate Indian rights activist, librarien, poet, anthropologist and archeologist, Charles Fletcher Lummis was a great colorful individualist who explored and popularized the American Southwest. In 1884, with a job offer to become City Editor of the Los angeles Times, Lummis determined to walk to his new job from Ohio, covering over 3,500 miles through 8 states and territories. He witnessed and documented the end of the old American West and the beginnings of the modern age which picked new winners and new losers. Travel with him and hear in his own words this extraordinary adventure. The Listen2Read American Adventure Library is a series of historic first person accounts of extraordinary adventures by Americans or by visitors to America. The entire series can be previewed at Listen2Read.com

Adventurous author, pioneering reporter, workaholic newspaper editor, passionate Indian rights activist, librarien, poet, anthropologist and archeologist, Charles Fletcher Lummis was a great colorful individualist who explored and popularized the American Southwest. In 1884, with a job offer to become City Editor of the Los angeles Times, Lummis determined to walk to his new job from Ohio, covering over 3,500 miles through 8 states and territories. He witnessed and documented the end of the old American West and the beginnings of the modern age which picked new winners and new losers. Travel with him and hear in his own words this extraordinary adventure. The Listen2Read American Adventure Library is a series of historic first person accounts of extraordinary adventures by Americans or by visitors to America. The entire series can be previewed at Listen2Read.com
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Adventurous author, pioneering reporter, workaholic newspaper editor, passionate Indian rights activist, librarien, poet, anthropologist and archeologist, Charles Fletcher Lummis was a great colorful individualist who explored and popularized the American Southwest. In 1884, with a job offer to become City Editor of the Los angeles Times, Lummis determined to walk to his new job from Ohio, covering over 3,500 miles through 8 states and territories. He witnessed and documented the end of the old American West and the beginnings of the modern age which picked new winners and new losers. Travel with him and hear in his own words this extraordinary adventure. The Listen2Read American Adventure Library is a series of historic first person accounts of extraordinary adventures by Americans or by visitors to America. The entire series can be previewed at Listen2Read.com

Language:

English

Narrators:

Andre Stojka

Length:

6h 30m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

23:49


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

23:41


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

15:10


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

23:37


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

17:35


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

26:47


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

23:26


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

29:15


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

16:41


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

14:32


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

28:55


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

28:40


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

24:04


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

17:39


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

13:59


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

13:02


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

15:34


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

13:20


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

09:17


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

11:54