Synopsis: Wagon train of covered wagons travel across the western plains, forging a river, Lone rider on horseback. Head-on shot of a steam locomotive, several more shots of train steam engines pulling railroad freight cars, close-up of the driving wheels of a train steam engine. Shows rail passengers sitting on suitcases in crowded trail terminal or station. Side view of a passenger train slowly coming to a stop as a crowd of people wait for its arrival. Shows rack of trail schedule booklets. Sleek passenger liner approaches, shows interior of dining car. Passenger train stopping at station. Family with picnic basket drives off in early automobile, more images of early American cars. Couple walking away from the entrance of a large stately building, descend steps, and drives off in an open top vehicle. Couple riding in a convertible, automobile pulling travel trailer, Sign Arizona Welcomes You. Motorcycle officer pull along side an automobile, Portal Motor Hotel sign.