Flanders automobile traveling on muddy rural road in Louisiana, 1912 Glidden pathfinding expedition
View of Flanders electric car traveling on muddy rural road between Darrow and New Orleans, Louisiana during the pathfinding expedition for the 1912 Glidden Tour. The pathfinding tour covered a route from Detroit, Michigan to New Orleans, Louisiana, but the 1912 Glidden Tour was canceled. Stamped on back: "Spooner & Wells, Inc., photographers, 1231 Woodward Ave., Detroit, Mich., telephone North 1745." Handwritten on back: "Pathfinder through heavy mud between Darrow & New Orleans, 1912. Tours--Glidden Tour, 1912."