Recording Mileage distances to Chicago, and other destinations in Michigan along the way. The mention of Battle Creek triggers a memory for Gavin from May 16, 1984.
Above: Gavin’s list of mileage distances from the Michigan Welcome Center to various cities in the state
Gavin’s library of books and hand-written or typed “projects” (lists, directions, and autobiographical documentation) are updated and discarded/recycled by him weekly, monthly, or yearly, whenever the information contained within expires and/or the publishers issue a new edition. He has been filling up a spiral notebook with written projects on the average of one a month.