A brief interview with Emma Gatewood of Gallipolis, Ohio, before she heads home after successfully completing her second hike of the Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Mount Katahdin at the age of 69. Recorded September 18, 1957.
hikers, Appalachian Trail, Grandma Gatewood, 1950s, first woman
History | Radio
Tape 35, part 2
Length of Audio Recording
WLBZ Radio, (September 18 1957) "Emma Gatewood Following Her Second Hike of the Appalachian Trail". WLBZ Radio Station Records. MS 608. Tape 35, part 2. Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine.