April 2016

Articles and photos obtained from Bruce's Scrapbook Albums
are listed below (left column). Thank you, Bruce & Jeannie!!

The scanned versions have been added to
various places on The Progression of HikaNation (right column).

More contributions ( articles or photos,  etc. ) are always welcome: e-mail me.

Items received from Bruce & Jeannie
April 2016
Click links below
to access individual pages
1st scrapbook album 1st scrapbook album
HikaNation: In The Beginning
by Rex G. Halfpenny
4/14/2016
HikaNation: In The Beginning
by Rex G. Halfpenny
HikaNation & Jeannie Harmon
One Woman's Journey Across a Continent
by Larry E Carpenter
4/15/2016
One Woman's Journey Across a Continent
by Larry E Carpenter
1980 AHS Hik-a-Nation Utah Section newsletters
by Jerry Evans
Issue One through Issue Nine,
beginning February 25, 1980
1980 AHS Hik-a-Nation Utah Section newsletters
Route Across Nevada for the
Cross County Hike (HikaNation)
by Jean Beam, Jr.
Route Across Nevada for the
Cross County Hike (HikaNation)
Bruce Ohlson--Arkansas Traveler
December 13, 1980
Bruce Ohlson--Arkansas Traveler
revised "Monty to Marce" with
"Mike McReynolds letter to Bruce"
November 8, 1979
"McReynolds to Bruce"
added to existing "Monty to Marce"
Logistical Problems of Opening Weekend
Mike McReynolds
January 15, 1980
Logistical Problems of Opening Weekend
1979 Updates on AHS & HikaNation
Feb/March, April/May, August, Oct/Nov
1979 Updates on AHS & HikaNation
revised with better scans Hikers Needed---Dec 1979-Jan 1980
Hiking's Big Opportunity by William Kemsley, Jr.
Feb/Mar 1980
Hiking's Big Opportunity by William Kemsley, Jr.
HikaNation coming!
March 1980 article
4/16/2016
HikaNation coming!
AHS News: Vol. 4 No. 2
Hike-A-Nation Kick-Off April 12
February 1980 issue
AHS News: Vol. 4 No. 2
Hike-A-Nation Kick-Off April 12
Department of the Interior
April 1, 1980 news release
Department of the Interior news release
President Carter's Commitment to Trails
Feb/March 1980
President Carter's Commitment to Trails
revised with better scans The American Hiking Society News:
HikaNation Begins April 12th
revised with better scans They're Off and Walking
Bruce Ohlson to hike to Washington
April 1980
Bruce Ohlson to hike to Washington
HikaNation Opening Weekend
Registration Packet & Fact Sheet
HikaNation Opening Weekend
Registration Packet & Fact Sheet
revised with better scan of top image and
added another route outline at bottom
California route information
Walking the Bay Bridge--April 13, 1980 Walking the Bay Bridge
Hikers on first leg: 4,000 miles by foot
4/13/1980
Hikers on first leg: 4,000 miles by foot
Memorandum to State Route Planners
April 21, 1980
Memorandum to State Route Planners
TGIF: Walk across the Bay Bridge
April 11, 1980 issue
TGIF: Walk across the Bay Bridge
We Have Walked Where Others Have Only Driven
Oakland Bay Bridge
April 13, 1980
We Have Walked Where Others Have Only Driven
combined articles into one page for April 15-16:
HikaNationers greeted in Lafayette
Hikeathon Winds Through County
Hiking to Springhill Elementary School
Diary of a HikaNationer from Moraga
4/17/2016
HikaNationers greeted in Lafayette,
Hikeathon Winds Through County,
Hiking to Springhill Elementary School,
Diary of a HikaNationer from Moraga
combined articles into one page for April 15-22:
'HikeaNation' Enters Contra Costa and Antioch
They're Not Masochists--They're Hikers
Hikeanation traverses Antioch
60 Young, Old Walk Across US
'HikeaNation' Enters Contra Costa and Antioch
They're Not Masochists--They're Hikers
Hikeanation traverses Antioch
60 Young, Old Walk Across US
Tot learns how to hike before she walks
Kyburz, California
May 1980
Tot learns how to hike before she walks
Hikers pause in Placerville
May 1980
Hikers pause in Placerville
revised with better scan Pyles in the rain
revised with better scan of top "photo" Canned Goods Were Verbotem
revised with better scans Nevada supplies surprises for cross-country hikers
HikaNation Hikers in Hawthorne
for AF Day Celebration
May 16, 1980
HikaNation Hikers in Hawthorne
for AF Day Celebration
revised with additional material:
Update from Jeannie & Postum BBQ recipe
July 1, 1980
Hikers Take Shelter at Ruby's Inn
with a Postum BBQ
Some fear and loving on the HikaNation Trail
along the Aquarius Plateau
July 1980
Some fear and loving on the HikaNation Trail
along the Aquarius Plateau
Year's hike across the United States is going great
Monticello, Utah
August 2, 1980
Year's hike across the United States is going great
Colorado Schedule for HikaNation
by Gudy Gaskill
August 1980
Colorado Schedule for HikaNation
Hikers enter Colorado on HikaNation
August 5, 1980
Hikers enter Colorado on HikaNation
Colorado Certificate
October 1980
Colorado Certificate
Taking a Hike Across Country (in Kansas)
October 9, 1980
Taking a Hike Across Country
 
2nd scrapbook album 2nd scrapbook album
Memorandum #11--August 1980 4/19/2016
Memorandum #11
revised existing HikaNation Quarterly (Spring 1983)
with staff list of American Hiker (February 1983)
American Hiker & HikaNation Quarterly
revised with top left image of Jeannie Crossing the nation one step at a time
Hikers aim to cross America
after Belle Plaine, Missouri in late December 1980
Hikers aim to cross America
Hikers Skirt Edge of Moline, Kansas
November 2, 1980
Hikers Skirt Edge of Moline
revised with additional snippets HikaNation bio snippets
Cross-county hikers bring attention to U.S. trails
Silverton, Colorado--August 23, 1980
(& a broken promise by David Hales)
Cross-county hikers bring attention to U.S. trails
Hikers stop overnight in Claremore
November 1980
Hikers stop overnight in Claremore
Hikers find Rockies a formidable challenge
Tulsa, Oklahoma article
mid-November 1980
Hikers find Rockies a formidable challenge
Jean Pierre Chouteau Trail Dedication
Tulsa, Oklahoma--November 15, 1980
Jean Pierre Chouteau Trail Dedication
From a Cross-Country Hiker...Barry Rhodes
(to Oklahoma Trails Association)
From a Cross-Country Hiker...Barry Rhodes
revised with another announcement of it HikaNation Photography Contest
Cross-County Hikers in Oklahoma
November 8, 1980
Cross-County Hikers in Oklahoma
revised with another Christmas card scan and a letter requesting finalized Christmas card design Season's Greetings and Best Wishes
Hikers feast on wild food
prepared by Billie Joe Tatum
December 13, 1980
Hikers feast on wild food
prepared by Billie Joe Tatum
Transcontinental hikers pass
the halfway point in Oklahoma
Wagoner, Oklahoma
November 15, 1980
Transcontinental hikers pass
the halfway point in Oklahoma
revised with better scans 4/20/2016
Family, Friends Begin 4,000 Mile Hike
1,400 mile mark
Welcome for the walkers
Bull Shoals State Park, Arkansas
December 18, 1980
Welcome for the walkers
added "table of contents" to bottom of page In Step Across America By Paula Guerrein
Letter from Craig Evans
Weekend in Oklahoma
November 1980
Letter from Craig Evans
Weekend in Oklahoma
Alter completes 283-mile hike without one blister
Hikers cross Mississippi River, begin second half of journey
Missouri to Illinois---January 15, 1981
Alter completes 283-mile hike without one blister
Hikers cross Mississippi River, begin second half of journey
Backpackers to hike 4500 miles across the nation
The Schnurbusch farm near Apple Creek, Missouri
January 13, 1981
Backpackers to hike 4500 miles across the nation
David Chernow had a homecoming
Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park, Missouri
January 10, 1981
David Chernow had a homecoming
HikaNation Participant (Jeannie Harmon) Enjoys People on Route
along the Taum Salk Trail in Missouri
January 7, 1981
HikaNation Participant Enjoys People on Route
Hikers cross Missouri en route to Washington, D.C.
January 15, 1981
Hikers cross Missouri en route to Washington, D.C.
HikaNation Comes to Lee Co., Virginia
March 8, 1981
HikaNation Comes to Lee Co., Virginia
HikaNation walks doggedly on
Carbondale, Illinois
January 1981
HikaNation walks doggedly on
Illinois Schedule for HikaNation
January 15, 1981
Illinois Schedule for HikaNation
Mishio Foot Trail of Illinois
January 15-31, 1981<
Mishio Foot Trail of Illinois
Hikers Will Have Supper at Cave-In-Rock Park
January 30, 1981
Hikers Will Have Supper at Cave-In-Rock Park
End in sight for cross-country hikers
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
May 9, 1981
End in sight for cross-country hikers
City woman hikes across nation
Jeannie Harmon update 1983
City woman hikes across nation
Jeannie Harmon update 1983
added yet another copy of this article Coast-to-Coast Hikers Ending Year's Walk
State maps of the HikaNation route:
un-edited HikaNation maps from Bruce's scrapbok albums---to be edited and manipulated at a later date
4/23/2016
Posted on HikaNation Facebook page
 
3rd scrapbook album 3rd scrapbook album
Across the United States with HikaNation,
Film information by John Olmsted
4/14/2016
Across the United States with HikaNation,
Film information by John Olmsted
Hika-Nation 'Invaders' Turning Up Everywhere
Rockfish Gap, Virginia
April 22, 1981
4/23/2016
Hika-Nation 'Invaders' Turning Up Everywhere
HikaNation Trekkers Stop In Warren
April 30, 1981
HikaNation Trekkers Stop In Warren
HikaNation A.T.-D.C. Survey
February 23, 1981
HikaNation A.T.-D.C. Survey
Trek confirms hikers' vision of America
& Cross-country hikers pass through area
Gate City, Virginia
March 1981
Trek confirms hikers' vision of America
& Cross-country hikers pass through area
Cross-Country Hike To Include Bristol
& Hiking Expedition Traverses Smyth County
March 1981
Cross-Country Hike To Include Bristol
& Hiking Expedition Traverses Smyth County
Cross-Country Hikers Nearing Their Goal
& 65 backpackers near goal
March 1981
Cross-Country Hikers Nearing Their Goal
& 65 backpackers near goal
'Deviants'
Gayle Fisher & Sharon Chrostowski
Waynesboro, Virginia
March 22, 1981
'Deviants'
Gayle Fisher & Sharon Chrostowski
Cross-country hikers are due in Damascus
March 16, 1981
4/27/2016
Cross-country hikers are due in Damascus
added blurb to
At 8 Cents a Mile, Hike's Worth Trip
At 8 Cents a Mile, Hike's Worth Trip
HikaNation Schedule, Resupplies and Maildrops (Ohlson)---March 1981 HikaNation Schedule, Resupplies and Maildrops (Ohlson)
Across-America hikers rest up
here overnight to treat blisters
Middlesboro, Kentucky
March 1981
Across-America hikers rest up
here overnight to treat blisters
Loudoun Outdoors by Harriet Maloney:
May 14--Long Hike From the Golden Gate
May 21--Travel As A Way of Living
May 28--National Hike Leads to Romance
June 4--Hiking for Better Scenic Trails
June 11--The Greatest Thing of My Life
June 25--Saying Good-bye to HikaNation
Loudoun Outdoors by Harriet Maloney
added Cross country hikers in capital
to Hikers cross nation to Capitol
Hikers cross nation to Capitol
& Cross country hikers in capital
revised Hikers reach Capitol
Twenty Million Footsteps
May 13, 1981
Hikers reach Capitol
Twenty Million Footsteps
revised with better scan
400-day trek near the finish line
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
400-day trek near the finish line
Crossing The Nation One Step At A Time
May 13, 1981
Crossing The Nation One Step At A Time
Fire on Peters Mountain
Pearisburg, Virginia
March 31, 1981
Fire on Peters Mountain
Pinelands trail dedication set
Cape Henlopen, Delaware
May 27, 1981
Pinelands trail dedication set
Cape Henlopen, Delaware
May 27, 1981
Cape Henlopen, Delaware
revised with a better scan 4/28/2016
Graniteville Woman Takes To The Trails
1,400 mile mark
added yet another version Aikenite Returns Home After Year's Walk
revised with Jerry Benson information 1981 Thanksgiving Gathering
Hiker finds folks friendly in trek across nation
May 18, 1981
Hiker finds folks friendly in trek across nation
Concord Housewife's Short Trip Took 13 Months
Jeannie Harmon
May 17, 1981
Concord Housewife's Short Trip Took 13 Months
revised Crossing The Nation One Step At A Time
with addition of Postum HikaNation Fact Sheets
Crossing The Nation One Step At A Time
& Postum HikaNation Fact Sheets
Wouldn't Stop 'til She Was Finished
Susan "Butch" Henley
July 25, 1981
Wouldn't Stop 'til She Was Finished
Walk a mile in this man's shoes
Bruce Ohlson
October 1, 1981
Walk a mile in this man's shoes
HikaNation Quarterly
November 1981
HikaNation Quarterly
November 1981
From Sea to Shining Sea
May 1981
From Sea to Shining Sea
The American Hiking Society
HikaNation 1980-1981
patch with 4 rockers
The American Hiking Society
HikaNation 1980-1981
added James Watt letter to Ronald Reagan's letter President Ronald Reagan
Secretary James Watt
May 1981
HikaNation Quarterly
Fall 1982
HikaNation Quarterly
Fall 1982
HikaNation Photos 5/1/2016
HikaNation Photos
State maps manipulated 5/2/2016
The United States HikaNation Route &
HikaNation combined maps

5/3/2016
& added to all individual, state route pages
Bruce & Jeannie's memorabilia added 5/4/2016
HikaNation Memorabilia


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