"American Motorist," August 1909

Summary

The American Automobile Association (AAA) was organized in 1902. It began publishing its official magazine, American Motorist, in 1909. The early publications featured travel articles, hotel and garage listing, club news and promoted the idea of good roads.

The American Automobile Association (AAA) was organized in 1902. It began publishing its official magazine, American Motorist, in 1909. The early publications featured travel articles, hotel and garage listing, club news and promoted the idea of good roads.

Artifact

Magazine (Periodical)

Date Made

August 1909

Subject Date

August 1909

Driving America
 On Exhibit

at Henry Ford Museum in Driving America

Object ID

90.384.29

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Henry Austin Clark, Jr.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Color

Multicolored

Dimensions

Height: 9.875 in

Width: 6.875 in

Length: 0.125 in

Inscriptions

Text on front: AMERICAN / MOTORIST / THE OFFICIAL ORGAN OF THE AMERICAN AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION / AUGUST / PRICE 15 CTS.

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