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Re: [civilwarwest] Grenville Dodge

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  • keeno2@aol.com
    In a message dated 6/13/2008 10:13:43 A.M. Central Daylight Time, jvt1976@yahoo.com writes: I beleieve he took a big part in building the transcontinental
    Message 1 of 4 , Jun 13, 2008
      In a message dated 6/13/2008 10:13:43 A.M. Central Daylight Time, jvt1976@... writes:
      I beleieve he took a big part in building the transcontinental railroad
      That was in there, too. I just concentrated on the Indian Wars part of the listing. Dodge is mentioned many times in the developmental history of Iowa -- apparently a late blooming tycoon.
       
      He was also in command when Sam Davis was hung. Seems he had little sympathy for Confederate spies while having a far-flung network of his own.
       
      ken




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