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  • In photos: Couple's life of adventure across early 1900s California

    From 1905 to 1938, William and Grace McCarthy drove thousands of miles during the early years of automobile travel, documenting their adventures with photos. Now nearly 3,000 of their photos are available to view online in the California State Archives. Here are the highlights.

From 1905 to 1938, William and Grace McCarthy drove thousands of miles during the early years of automobile travel, documenting their adventures with photos. Now nearly 3,000 of their photos are available to view online in the California State Archives. Here are the highlights. Joe Johnston and Joe Tarica The Tribune
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Joe Tarica is senior editor for The Tribune. He writes the Joetopia column on current events and life in SLO County. You may not always want to live in Joetopia, but you can still stop by, say "hi," and join the conversation. Reach him at jtarica@thetribunenews.com .