The following are useful references for exploring the content of the blogs.

The Pedestrian Era

  • “The Pedestrian”, Edward Payson Weston, 1862 – a self-published 1862 pamphlet written by Weston describing his feat of walking from Boston to Washington DC in 1861. Also, provides some personal background and activities after his walk. Available to view online here The_Pedestrian.
  • “A Man in a Hurry” – The Extraordinary Life & Times of Edward Payson Weston, the World’s Greatest Walker, Nick Harris, Helen Harris and Paul Marshall, deCoubetin Books, 2012
  • “King of the Peds” – PS Marshall, Authorhouse, 2008
  • – A resource for walking facts – practical and historical

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