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Posts for Spring 2015
Spring 2015

Letters from readers address the mapmaker mystery, a memory of a favorite professor, and praise for an article on brick roads.

Categories: Geography, Alumni
Tags: Roads, Maps, In memoriam

Lost Highway
Summer 2014

More than 150 years ago, road builders and a military escort set out on a rugged pilgrimage to build a wagon highway across the Rocky Mountains. Historian Keith Petersen ’73 has traced the tumultuous life of the lead engineer John Mullan.

Categories: History
Tags: American West, John Mullan, Roads