The history behind the automobile: how the Duryea brothers sealed their impact on American history

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass.--It's the anniversary of a major milestone: 122 years ago this week, a small-town inventor and his brother made an historical "joyride," just up the river from us in Springfield, Massachusetts.

On this week's Hidden History, photojournalist Mike Townsend takes a look back at the history of the automobile, and the Duryea brothers' impact on it.