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John Wesley Powell: Scientist, Poet and Botched Politician

John Wesley Powell: Scientist, Poet and Botched Politician

presenter Gregory Hobbs, Senior Water Judge, Colorado Courts

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Event date: 9/20/2019 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Export event

On the 150th Anniversary of John Wesley Powell's first Colorado River Run, retired Justice Gregory Hobbs of the Colorado Supreme Court will revisit Powell's journeys into the Colorado River Plateau and his genius as a first-hand leading spokesperson of the western experience.

Friday, September 20th - 5:30 p.m. - Fort Lewis College Ballroom - Free.


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