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Let’s rewind the archives for Volume 2…
Episode 16: Snow Chi Minh Trail
Driving on Interstate 80 can be cumbersome for travel…particularly this time of year.
Episode 21: Jack Benny’s “Magic” Violin
Before Jack Benny became famous as a comedian and performer, he got his start as a violinist in vaudeville theaters at the age of 17. And he actually wasn’t as bad at the violin as he may have led us to believe.
Episode 23: The Monarch of the Plains – The Design of Wyoming’s Flag
What’s the story and meaning behind the design of our state flag? How did our flag come to be? And what’s a Monarch of the Plains?
Episode 29: Has This Student Newspaper Gone Too Far? – Joe Jacobucci Papers
Why did tow UW students get suspended from school for publishing the annual parody version of the Branding Iron — once aptly called the Curling Iron?
That’s a wrap for Volume two of our Archives Rewind. Stay tuned in the coming weeks for Volume 3.