William Deverell, professor of history at USC

The Entrepreneurial Frontier: The West and American Innovation

Date: 
Wed., Feb. 13, 2019
7:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Category: 
Lectures
Location: 
Rothenberg Hall
Event Notes: 
Free; no reservations required.
Add to Calendar 02/13/2019 07:30 PM 02/13/2019 08:30 PM America/Los_Angeles The Entrepreneurial Frontier: The West and American Innovation Visit page - https://www.huntington.org/events/entrepreneurial-frontier-west-and-american-innovation The Huntington - Rothenberg Hall
 

William Deverell, professor of history at USC, explores the regional dimensions of American entrepreneurialism. What special features or challenges found in the American West helped drive entrepreneurs and stimulate original thinking? How and why did the West inhibit breakthroughs or pioneer innovations? This program is a Haaga Lecture.