c.1850 to 1980

This collection documents the evolution of traveling for pleasure and the development of the tourist industry in the United States and the U.K. using primary sources from the major players in the industries, such as Thomas Cook, Rand McNally, and Cunard White Star Line, just to mention a few. All matters of traveling and vacationing are represented in this collection, such as backpacking, camping in National Parks, or visiting seaside resorts.

Database Type: Archival Collections, Full Text Collection Interface Language: English Materials Language: English Subject: Anthropology, Business, Economics, Environmental Studies, History (U.S.), History (World), Primary Sources, Sociology Broad Category: Multidisciplinary, Social Sciences