This Olio follows the development and deployment of transportation technology from the pre-industrial period to the combustion engine in the …

Feet, Hooves and Rails: Transportation in Nineteenth Century America

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Tue, Aug 2 at 7:30 p.m.   |   90 minutes


This Olio follows the development and deployment of transportation technology from the pre-industrial period to the combustion engine in the early twentieth century. The Transportation Revolution, as it is sometimes called, encompassed a wide range of successes and failures. Accordingly, the talk examines the multiplicity of changes in America’s transportation infrastructure and their effect on American life.

Teacher: Ward Regan
Venue: Nowadays
Add to Calendar Aug. 2, 20167:30 p.m. Aug. 2, 2016 America/New_York Think Olio | Feet, Hooves and Rails: Transportation in Nineteenth Century America None

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