The Allegheny Traveler (unnamed); Emma (Traveler's wife); Albert Gallatin; William Kelly; James Buchanan; Andrew Gregg Curtin; Daniel Morrell
The (fictional) Allegheny Traveler comes to America from Britain in 1825. He works hard exploring and building southwestern Pennsylvania, including the Civil War, labor strife, and the Johnstown Flood. Brief opening and closing frame of a modern couple studying his journal. Final page is his full-page map of the region.