Lyn Wilkerson

Biography

Caddo Publications USA was created in 2000 to encourage the exploration of America’s history by the typical automotive traveler. The intent of Caddo Publications USA is to provide support to both national and local historical organizations as historical guides are developed in various digital and traditional print formats. Using the American Guide series of the 1930’s and 40’s as our inspiration, we began to develop historical travel guides for the U.S. in the 1990’s.

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Books

Hopelessly Found
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Price: Free! Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Screenplays » Romance
Andrew's quest is to find his true companion while fighting through his own inhibitions. During this quest, he must overcome the inherent barriers between his Average Joe background and Chelsea's life in the spotlight, between the stigma of his middle age and her stereotypical youth, and between his naive hold on the romantic and her jaded view of the opposite sex.
American Trails Revisited-The Oregon Trail in Wyoming
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition in the American Trails Revisited series explores the Oregon Trail through Wyoming. The route of the Cherokee Trail along U.S. Highway 30, the main Oregon-California-Mormon Emigrant Road entering on U.S. Highway 26, as well as the side routes of the California-Mormon Trail and the Lander Cut-Off are explored Over 300 historic sites are documented with detailed driving directions.
American Auto Trail-Wyoming's U.S. Highway 30
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,040. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition of the American Auto Trails series explores U.S. Highway 30, the route of the Lincoln Highway across southern Wyoming. Along the way, explore the paths of the Oregon Trail, Mormon Trail, Emigrant Trail, and Ben Holladay's Stage Route. The cities of Cheyenne and Laramie are visited, with over 150 historic points of interest, reference maps, and GPS coordinates for all listed sites.
American Trails Revisited-Texas' Old San Antonio Road
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,910. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This historical travel guide explores approximately 250 historic sites and landmarks along the route of the Old San Antonio Road, from the Louisiana State Line at the Toledo Bend Reservoir to the city of San Antonio, including the cities of Nacogdoches, Crockett, San Marcos, and New Braunfels. Reference maps and GPS Coordinates for listed sites are included.
America's Lost Highway-Washington's U.S. Highway 99
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,360. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition in the America's Lost Highway series explores the former route of U.S. Highway 99 through the Washington State. The route is often referred to as the Pacific Highway, and it travels from the U.S.-Canadian border north of Blaine to Vancouver on the Columbia River. Along the way, it skirts the shores of Puget Sound and connects the metropolitan areas of Seattle, Tacoma, and Olympia.
Historical Cities-Seattle and Tacoma, Washington
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Historical Cities-Seattle and Tacoma, Washington has now been released for the Amazon Kindle. Over 70 historic sites and landmarks are included, as well as reference maps for Downtown Seattle and Tacoma and GPS Coordinates for all listed historic points of interest.
Historical Cities-Kansas City, Kansas and Missouri
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,830. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition in the Historical Cities series explores the history and historic places of Kansas City, Kansas and Kansas City, Missouri. Over 80 points of interest are presented, with reference maps to assist navigation and GPS coordinates for all listed sites. Also included are sites in Independence, Missouri and Shawnee, Kansas.
Historical Cities-St. Louis, Missouri
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition of our Historical Cities series explores St. Louis, Missouri. Historic points of interest are detailed in St. Louis proper, as well as historic sites on the Illinois side, including East St. Louis and Cahokia. Reference maps are included, along with GPS coordinates for all listed historic locations.
Historical Cities-Minneapolis & St. Paul, Minnesota
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,120. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition in the Historical Cities series explores the twin cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota. From the early days of the Native American, French, and Scandinavian settlers to the growth in the early part of the last century, this guide explores the historic sites and landmarks of both cities. Reference maps and GPS coordinates for all listed sites are included.
Slow Travels-Tennessee
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,790. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the Tennessee edition of the Slow Travels series. U.S. Highways 11, 25, 31, and 70 are followed through the State, examining a cross-section for Tennessee and providing a wealth of historical information along the way. Reference maps and GPS coordinates for all listed points of interest are included.
Slow Travels-Kentucky
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,220. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition in the Slow Travels series explores U.S. Highways 25 (Covington to Tenn Line), 31W (Louisville to Tenn Line), 41 (Ohio River near Owensboro to Tenn Line), and 68 (Maysville, KY to Paducah). Over 450 Historic sites and landmarks are described along these routes, and reference maps and GPS coordinates for all listed sites are included.
Historical Cities-Los Angeles
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition of our Historical Cities series explores the city and county of Los Angeles, including the surrounding environs of Beverly Hills, Hollywood, Santa Monica, Long Beach, San Pedro, and Pasadena. Over 230 historical sites and landmarks are provided with historical background and GPS coordinates. Reference maps provide simple navigation aids.
Historical Cities-Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,040. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition of the Historical Cities series explores Philadelphia, the birthplace of the United States. Over 200 historical sites and landmarks are provided for walking tours of the city center and in the surrounding districts. Text is based on the work of the Federal Works Project of the 1930’s and 40’s. All sites have been verified and located with GPS coordinates.
Slow Travels-Mississippi
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,960. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Slow Travels-Mississippi explores the history of the state along U.S. Highways 45, 61, 80, 82, and 84. Based on the American Guides Series of the 1930's and 40's, this guide includes up to date directions, reference maps, and GPS coordinates for all listed sites. Explore Vicksburg, Natchez, Jackson, and all the history inbetween.
Slow Travels-Arkansas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,890. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition explores the State of Arkansas, retracing U.S. Highways 61, 67, 70, 71, and 79 throughout the state. Each highway includes historic sites and landmarks, background information combed from the American Guide Series of the 1940's updated for the present-day traveler, reference maps, and GPS coordinates for all listed sites.
Historical Cities-New York City
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,750. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition of the series explores the boroughs of New York City: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, and Staten Island. Over 600 historical sites are described within, based on the WPA 1939 Guide to New York City. Along with historical text of each site, borough histories, reference maps, and GPS Coordinates are included. Travelers and residents alike will find enjoyment and education.
Historical Cities-San Antonio, Texas
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The San Antonio edition of Historical Cities explores the multi-national past of this south Texas city. Fifty-one historic sites and landmarks in the city’s downtown and surrounding area are explored. A concise history is also provided. Reference maps for the downtown and San Antonio’s environs are included, along with GPS coordinates for all listed historic sites.
Slow Travels-Louisiana
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,950. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This version of Slow Travels-Louisiana takes the driver on an historical journey through Louisiana. U.S. 61 follows the Great River Road from Miss. to New Orleans, U.S. 80 retraces the Vicksburg, Shreveport, & Pacific Railroad from Vicksburg to the Texas Line, U.S. 84 explores the old Texas Road from Natchez to Logansport, and U.S. 90 retraces the Old Spanish Trail through Southern Louisiana.
Slow Travels-Nevada
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,880. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Slow Travels-Nevada explores the historic sites along the routes of U.S. Highways 6, 40, 50, 93, and 95 through the Silver State. Based on the American Guide Series of the 1930's and 40's, these sites include abandoned mining camps, scenic rivers and canyons, as well as the cities of Reno and Las Vegas. Reference maps and GPS coordinates are included.
Slow Travels-California
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,940. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The updated version of Slow Travels-California explores this State's history along the present and previous routes of U.S. Highways 40, 50, 60, 99, and 395. Come explore the rich and varied history of the Golden State. This guide provides in-depth information about historic sites, landmarks, and legends along California's highways. Maps and GPS Coordinates for listed sites are included.
Historical Cities-Savannah, Georgia
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Historical Cities-Savannah explores the rich history of Savannah, Georgia, and over 45 historic sites and landmarks within the city. A walkable map is included, as well as GPS coordinates for all listed historic sites. The history of Savannah and the background information for each site are based on the American Guides of the 1930's and 40's.
Historical Cities-Baltimore, Maryland
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Historical Cities-Baltimore explores the history of Baltimore and over 50 of its historic sites. The background text is based on the American Guides of the 1930's and 40's. Guide maps are provided for walking and driving tours, and GPS coordinates for listed historic sites are also included.
Slow Travels-Blue Ridge Parkway
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition of the Slow Travels Series commemorates the 75th Anniversary of the beginning of the Blue Ridge Parkway construction. The segments of the parkway are separated into the Virginia and North Carolina sections. This guide is not intended to be a history of the Blue Ridge Parkway, but a guide to the history which lies along it and in the surrounding region.
Slow Travels-Georgia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 158,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
U.S. Highways 17, 23, 41, and 27 travel the state from north to south, and U.S. 80 and 84 explore from the Atlantic to the Alabama State Line. Along these highways, historic sites and landmarks are laid out for the leisure driver to enjoy. Entertaining and educational, these guides are for both the individual traveler and the entire family. Maps and GPS Coordinates are provided.
Slow Travels-Florida
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,120. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition of Slow Travels follows U.S. Highways 1, 27, 90, and 301 through the State, examining a cross-section of Florida and providing a wealth of historical information along the way. Also included is U.S. Highway 41 along the Tamiami Trail. Maps provide a reference guide, and GPS Coordinates are listed at the end of each route. Look for others in the series at www.americanautotrails.com.
Slow Travels-South Carolina
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,190. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This installment of the Slow Travels series explores the Palmetto State of South Carolina. The routes followed in this exploration are U.S. Highways 17, 25, 52, and 178. From the Atlantic Coast, including Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Beaufort, and Hilton Head, to the Cherokee Piedmont on the North Carolina State Line, South Carolina's history is unveiled along these routes.
American Auto Trails-South Carolina's U.S. Highways 25 and 178
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,260. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition in the American Auto Trails series explores U.S. Highways 25 and 178 through the western side of South Carolina, from the Cherokee Foothills along the North Carolina Line to the Low Country along the Savannah River. Driving Maps as well as GPS Coordinates for all listed Historic Sites are included.
Slow Travels-North Carolina
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition of Slow Travels explores North Carolina. U.S. 1 hosts from Virginia, through Raleigh to Rockingham. U.S. 17 parallels the Atlantic through the state’s Albemarle to Cape Fear. U.S. 52 bisects the state from the upper Piedmont to the Pee Dee River. U.S. 70 travels from the Atlantic to the Blue Ridge. Finally, the Blue Ridge Parkway travels the crest of the Appalachians.
American Auto Trail-North Carolina's U.S. Highway 1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition of the American Auto Trails series explores U.S. Highway 1, America’s Main Street, as it crosses the state of North Carolina from north to south. Along its journey, it passes through the capital of Raleigh and past the industrial mines which produced coal and gold. A Driving Map and GPS Coordinates for all listed historic sites are included.
American Auto Trail-North Carolina's U.S. Highway 17
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition of the American Auto Trails series travels the Ocean Highway, as U.S. 17 is also known as, through the Albemarle region of North Carolina, inland of the Outer Banks and Albemarle Sound. This territory is rich in American Colonial history, with many references to the sailing trade which once flourished here. A Driving Map and a list of GPS Coordinates for all listed historic sites.
American Auto Trail-North Carolina's U.S. Highway 70
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,190. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition in the American Auto Trails series explores the route of U.S. 70 across North Carolina, from the coastal town of Atlantic to the Smoky Mountains on the Tennessee State Line. U.S. 70 travels through the heart of the state, connecting the cities of Raleigh, Durham, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, and Asheville. Driving maps and GPS Coordinates are provided for all listed historic sites.
Historical Cities-New Orleans, Louisiana
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition in the Historical Cities series explores the French Quarter and surrounding area of New Orleans. Simple to use maps provide make a walking tour of the city's historic sites entertaining and educational. GPS coordinates are provided for the more tech savvy user. More than 50 sites are identified, with text backgrounds based on the 1930's and 40's American Guide Series.
Historical Cities-Boston, Massachusetts
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This guide contains historical sites and landmarks for the city of Boston, as well as the adjacent Cambridge and Charlestown areas. It is not intended to be all inclusive, although future editions will follow with additional listings. In all, close to 90 sites are listed within this guide, along with detailed maps to assist in locating them. At the back of the guide is a table of GPS coordinates.
Historical Cities-San Francisco, California
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition in the Historical Cities series explores landmarks and sites within the city of San Francisco. Over 50 sites are divided into the east and west side of the northern end of the Peninsula. Maps and GPS coordinates are included.
Historical Cities-Providence, Rhode Island
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition of the Historical Cities series explores the many historical sites and landmarks of Providence, Rhode Island.Over 85 historical buildings, sites, houses, and other landmarks are described with detailed backgrounds and easy-to-use walking and driving maps. GPS coordinates are also provided for the more tech savvy traveler. Historical information is based on the American Guide Series.
Historical Cities-Chicago, Illinois
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This installment in the Historical Cities series explores the varied ethnic and industrial history of Chicago. Over 70 historical points of interest are described, in the Loop as well as the North, West, and South Sides. Historical backgrounds are based on the American Guides series of the 1930's and 40's. GPS coordinates are provided for those who would like to plan out their own tour.
Historical Cities-Newport, Rhode Island
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This edition in the Historical Cities series explores the colonial seaport of Newport, Rhode Island. Over 75 historical sites and landmarks are identified with historic backgrounds and maps providing easy navigation to each site, by both on foot and by car.

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