Assorted, from around the web:
-Alice Ramsey became the first woman to drive across the US when she arrived in San Francisco on August 6, 1909, after 59 days on the road. A Seattle resident named Emily Anderson is marking the centennial by making the same trip in a refurbished 1909 Maxwell. She’s currently in Iowa, and the trip is not without difficulties.
-The Times offers a helpful last-minute guide to summer camping in national parks.
-A CNET writer is taking off on a tech-y Western road trip tomorrow, exploring “military and defense; energy and sustainable living research; and America’s natural wonders.”