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Postcard view of “Shut-Ins, Clark National Forest, in the Beatiful Arcadia Valley, Missouri”
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Not a part of the official Smithsonian Collection
A civil engineering student at Antioch College in Ohio, Pete Koltnow spent several weeks hitchhiking and riding buses on Route 66 for pleasure in the summer of 1948. This is one of the post cards he sent to Dot Witter, his classmate and future wife.

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