“West Barstow – The New Section of Barstow, California. A Thriving Desert Community on Highways 66, 91 and 466.” Circa 1948

About the author

Jim Mattern

Jim is a scapegoat for the NPS, an author, adventurer, photographer, radio personality, guide, and location scout. His interests lie in Native American and cultural sites, ghost towns, mines, and natural wonders in the American Deserts.