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Editor's Blog / Mike Harris

Airport Patdowns and Full Body Screenings

Airport Patdowns and Full Body ScreeningsFirst off, let me tell you that I don't like to fly anymore. I used to enjoy traveling by commercial air carriers, but that was before the airlines started charging for every little thing that used to be included in the price of a ticket.

I enjoyed those days when my friends or family waved me goodbye from just outside the doorway to the tunnel passageway to the airplane, then directly walking onto the aircraft and being warmly greeted. Once airborne I felt welcome when the stewardess asked if I wanted a pillow, maybe a blanket, or a magazine to read. How about a cup of coffee? Maybe a cocktail?
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People of the West

New Chief Historian for Nation’s Parks No Stranger to History of the West

New Chief Historian for Nation’s Parks No Stranger to History of the West Dr. Robert Sutton, the new chief historian for the National Park Service, has roots that reach back deep into the history of the West.

"Both of my great-grandparents were on the Oregon Trail," Sutton, a native of Portland, Ore., told OldWestNewWest.Com...
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Western Art

One of the West’s Most Important Paintings, “Mountain of the Holy Cross,” Returns to Autry National Center

One of the West’s Most Important Paintings, “Mountain of the Holy Cross,” Returns to Autry National Center One of the West's most important paintings, Thomas Moran's Mountain of the Holy Cross , has returned to the Autry National Center in Los Angeles where after a year of travels with two separate exhibitions it again serves as the centerpiece for the muse...
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Editor's Blog / Mike Harris

New! Exploring the West’s Scenic Highways

New! Exploring the West’s Scenic Highways This month we're starting "Scenic Drives" - a new section for OldWestNewWest.com Travel & History Magazine , and you told us it's a feature you really want to see.

Our first best Scenic Drive is an overview of central California's Big Sur Coastline , ...
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People of the West

Award-Winning Artist Stresses Accuracy When Painting the Old West

Award-Winning Artist Stresses Accuracy When Painting the Old West Perhaps no one can capture the spirit, legend and culture of the Old West better than the Western artist.  Painters such as Frederic Remington (1861-1909), William Henry Jackson (1843-1942) and Charles M. Russell (1864-1926), men who lived during the...
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