Cowboy Bob's Dictionary


Studebaker wagon

Relic of a by-gone age, this Studebaker wagon reached the end of the trail at the Ferraro Ranch in Paradise Valley, Nevada. Hundreds of thousands of Studebaker wagons -- many of them surplus Civil War era army escort wagons -- traveled west on the California and Oregon trails.

Photo by William H. Smock, courtesy Library of Congress. Digital ID afc96ran 44941