In 1909 Alice Ramsey became the first woman to drive all the way across the United States, from New York to San Francisco. In celebration of the 100 year anniversary of her achievement, a crew led by event planner Emily Anderson recreated the same journey last summer. According to CNN.com, Anderson and Ramsey both drove a 1909 Maxwell DA (not the most reliable automobile for this sort of thing). Anderson's vehicle was built by her antique-loving dad Richard Anderson, who worked on it...Read Full Story
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