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Michael Bouman of Missouri

Michael Bouman borrows the language of business but says his product is a changed human being.

Poster image of woman holding spear-like fountain pen

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Traveling Man

Illinois explores the history of the profession shared by L. Frank Baum, Benedict Arnold, and Johnny Appleseed. 

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Plus Ça Change . . .

“Promises,” from The Exchange Artist by Jane Kamensky.

Thomas Saunders

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Unlimited Partnership

Chairman Bruce Cole talks with Thomas Saunders, Wall Street titan-turned-philanthropist, and his irrepressible wife, Jordan.

19th-century miner's lunch pail from the Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum

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Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum

A segmented miner’s lunch pail from the nineteenth century was, above all, practical, with stacking compartments for stews, pie, cobbler, as well as a cup on top for coffee, which was heated over a ca

Bronze winged foot from Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens in Akron, OH

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Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens

Stan Hywet (stone quarry in Old English) was built between 1912 and 1915 near Akron, OH, by cofounder of the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company F. A. Seiberling.

John Wanamaker Monorail

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John Wanamaker Monorail

Shouldn’t these tiny travelers be beaming?

Image of Denver’s dean of cattle buyers, Robert Lazar Miller.

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Jewish Pioneers

A New York program discusses how Jewish settlers shaped the Wild West.

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Telecommunications Triumphs

Staying up all night working on his code and such for the glory of France, Napoleon still had time for other long-lasting achievements—namely, his optical telegraph.