(Photo Paul Geldhof)

Knoxville, 23 November (1925)

I am off to New Orleans from here - then to Texas, then to Oklahoma, Arkansas, Iowa, Illinois, Michigan. Think of it: from New Orleans to Grand Rapids and west to the Mississippi - a great travelled crescent over half America.
(from Hotel Farragut, Knoxville, Tenn., in Letters to His Brother Llewelyn)