A Drive Through Time: Carriages, Horses and History
A detailed look at horse-drawn history through the examination, in words and photos, of more than forty vehicles in the Gloria Austin Carriage Collection. Vehicles range from early primitive designs to modern elegant horse drawn conveyances.
Gloria Austin has spent over 25 years collecting carriages and driving her horses in competitions and exhibitions in the United States, Canada, and Europe. Her experiences with horses from childhood into adulthood lead her to understand and appreciate the historical role of the horse and carriage in the development of the civilized world.
Gloria is recognized worldwide as the owner and primary collector of the Gloria Austin Carriage Collection, this group of carriages is the largest, most comprehensive collection in the world which is open to the public.
Softcover, 62 pages, color
Gloria Austin, Stephanie Sutch, and Linda Beaulieu