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Cheyenne Analysis of Speed

01/07/2018

In the first quarter of the 20th Century elites in the Northeast disparaged upstarts in places like Detroit, Indianapolis, and Louisville as "Westerners." It was a divisive term. That may sound strange today, given that those cities are described as midwestern locations. They were, in the age, seen as on the fringe of civilization.

 

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