Weston's 1861 walk

Edward Payson Weston
10-day walk

from Boston, MA
to Washington, DC.
for the 1861 inauguration
of Abraham Lincoln.

Link to a review of:
The Pedestrian
- a book published
by Weston in 1862.

Fifty years after
shaking hands with
the President,
Weston walked across
the country twice.

Link to: Larger Map

Link to: Weston Photos




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