Owls Head Transportation Museum tour
- Owls Head Transportation Museum tour - December 9th at 1pm in Owls Head Transportaion Museum in Owl's Head. Cost is $2
The Automobile Trip Then and Now: A look at the preparations for a trip from
Owls Head to Portland, Maine in 1908 and in 2000. Social aspects are explored as
well as technical considerations.
The Automobile Trip, Then and Now
Period clothing, what was worn on an auto trip?
Finding your way. What were roads like? How did you cross a river?
Was weather a consideration?
How did you refuel? What was your fuel?
How did you start your car? Was it a simple twist of the key?
How far would you travel in 1908?
How did you keep warm?
What did cars look like in 1908? Were they conducive to long trips?
Please contact me if you would like to take part in this.