This month’s issue of Digging History Magazine is out and available for sale — or better yet, start your subscription with this “Road Trip!” issue.  Articles include:

  • On a Whim and a Bet:  America’s First Coast-to-Coast Automobile Trip
  • Rolling Along in an Automobile:  America’s Love Affair with the Family Road Trip
  • The Great Race of 1908:  New York to Paris (via Alaska and Siberia)
  • Victorian Pastimes:  Girdling the Globe
  • Victorian Fashion:  Bicycles, Bloomers and Suffrage
  • Appalachian Histories & Mysteries:  Edith Bolling Wilson – Virginia’s Ninth President
  • Genealogical Head-Scratcher:  Stumbling Across Hidden Cousins
  • Are Emerging Technology and Shifting Societal Norms Changing the Rules of Genealogical Research?
  • Ghost Towns of the Mother Road
  • Nineteenth Century Rainmaking: Part I
  • The Dash:  Henry P. Ewing, Blind Miner

Subscriptions are easy and affordable.  A new month-to-month option has been added recently for the budget-conscious.  Purchase a single issue (this month’s or search the archives) in the magazine store.  Save even more by applying this discount code at checkout when purchasing a one-year subscription:  “2OFFSUM18”.

Summer is just around the corner (at least when the calendar says it’s summer!).  Be safe out there!

Sharon Hall, Publisher and Editor, Digging History Magazine