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Go West, Hilltopper: The 1929 Rocky Mountain Field Trip
WKU Spirit (2012)
  • Lynn E. Niedermeier, Western Kentucky University
Abstract
In 1929, under the tutelage of geography Professor George E. Wood, a group of intrepid WKU students embarked on a 6,500-mile field trip through the mountains, glaciers and parks of the American West. This article appeared as a “Moment in History” feature in WKU Spirit, Spring 2012, pp. 60-62.
Keywords
  • George E. Wood,
  • parlor coach,
  • field trips
Disciplines
Publication Date
Spring 2012
Citation Information
Lynn E. Niedermeier. "Go West, Hilltopper: The 1929 Rocky Mountain Field Trip" WKU Spirit (2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/lynn_niedermeier/47/