Pictures the highlights of a 78-day trip from New England to the Midwest in the 1820's, including travel over mud roads, corduroy roads, and turnpikes, as recorded in a 12-year-old boy's diary. Includes sequences which show the use of stagecoaches, carts, wagons, and flatboats.
Educational consultants: Maxine M. Dunfee, John D. Barnhart, Donald F. Carmony.
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produced by Indiana University, Audio-Visual Center.