Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip

  • 2003
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

Documentarian Ken Burns follows intrepid "automobilist" Horatio Nelson Jackson (voice of Tom Hanks) from San Francisco to New York in 1903. It was the first cross-country motor trip in U.S. history. Burns' pace is easygoing---certainly easier going than was Jackson's. It was 63 days of blown tires, breakdowns and mud, but Jackson was ever upbeat, and Bu (more…)

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