1904 St. Louis Auto Tour

Accession Number:  SC 17:05
Location:  RB-M
Dates:  1904-1994
Size:  1 slim Hollinger; 0.15 cu. ft.
Creator/Collector:  N/A
Acquisition info:  Donated by Thomas F. Saal, December 2016
Accruals:  No accruals expected
Custodial history:  Compiled by Thomas F. Saal, automobile author and historian
Language:  English
Processed by:  Amanda Bahr-Evola, September 2017
Conservation notes:  Acid-free folders
Scope and Content: Collection of materials and artifacts related to the 1904 St. Louis Auto Tour arranged by the American Automobile Association. The tour began in New York and concluded in St. Louis at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition with a parade of participating cars. Various events were held in cities along the tour path.
Arrangement:  Collection organized topically.
Restrictions:  No restrictions
Remarks:  No remarks

1904 St. Louis Auto Tour
1 slim Hollinger; 0.15 cu. ft.

Box/Folder Description
 1/1  Finding aide
 1/2  Author Thomas F. Saal materials
   Articles
 1/3  "St. Louis Tour has Muddy Finish." and " F. Ed. Spooner" The Horseless Carriage Gazette
 1/4  "The Big Run to the World’s Fair." Moto
 1/5  "Ready for the Long Ride." The Motor World 
 1/6  "The Glidden Tour." Motoring and Boating 
 1/7  "The Start of the St. Louis Tour." Cycle and Automobile Trade Journal
 1/8  "Dust Covered Auto Tourists Visit Toledo on Their Way to St. Louis." Toledo Daily Blade
 1/9  “The First Glidden Tour.” Typed manuscript (2 copies)
   Clippings
 1/10  Various
 1/11  Saved by Ralph M. McLellan
   Photograph
 1/12 “As Far as Syracuse, NY”
 1/13  Photocopies of Photos
 1/14  1910 Anecdotal Statistics
   Artifacts
 1/15  Car Banner
 1/16  St. Louis Automobile Tourists Dinner Program—Syracuse, NY
 1/17  St. Louis Automobile Tourists Dinner Program—Toledo, OH
 1/18  Automobile Record
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