Francis Birtles often received assistance from Australian Aboriginal people. The car is Birtles's Oldsmobile. nla.pic-vn4082489 [Ten Aboriginal men with their captured crocodile alongside of the Oldsmobile, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, ca. 1915] National Library of Australia

 

   

   

   






In 1913 Andrei Nagel (third from the left) and three friends drove across North Africa.
In 1913 Andrei Nagel (third from the left) and three friends drove across North Africa.

 

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