In 1937, my maternal grandmother, Joycolyn Knapp
took a road trip with my grandfather, Jack Knapp,
his sister Gladys, and
her husband Wayne "Windy" Anderson.
I hope you enjoy Grandma's amazing
of their trip. Start the trip.
View selected pages by using one of the indexes.
How to use this site.
Show Detail: Click images (1)
or text (2).
Browser window: Adjust to display the line below:
Start the trip.
This site should be viewed using T1 or LAN access (work or school), DSL, Cable Modem, or maybe ISDN (broadband home connections).
If you dial-up to the 'net using any type of modem, waiting for each page while using a modem will drive you a bit nuts, I think. I suggest that modem users do the following:
About this site
Most people won't be interested in the following. Start the trip.
I scanned Grandma's journal (including the front cover, inside back cover, and page 41 twice) as 600 dpi black and white (the cover in color) TIFF images. Specifically:
The TIFF files were scanned and saved using the following settings:
These files (~2.4GB or ~4 CD-ROMs) are available to family members on request.
The website site is made up of 368 HTML pages, 368 JPEG graphics, and one GIF graphic. The JPEG files were converted from the TIFF files and saved using the following settings:
Note: I adjusted the cover JPEG's color to better replicate the actual color of the cover. The original, default scan was too bright/cheery/warm.
These files (~11.3MB) are available for download.