20th century automobile travel was supposed to represent freedom, but what else did it represent? Professor Cotten Siler joins us to discuss the difficulties and hazards faced by African-American motorists in the 20th Century while traveling in the United States, especially during the height of segregation and Jim Crow. Specifically, in this episode we’re going to talk about how important guides like the Negro Motorist Green Book and the popular Travelguide: Vacation and Recreation Without Humiliation were to the reality of “travelling while black.”