BOOK REVIEW: To Wire The World: Perry M. Collins and the North Pacific Telegraph Expedition

TO WIRE THE WORLD: Perry M. Collins and the North Pacific Telegraph Expedition

Back in December of 2007, we published an article here entitled Fascinating Descendants. That article, written by Lanaii Kline, alluded to the work of Perry McDonough Collins, grandson of Maria Stoutenburgh and Richard DeCantillon, in creating the Collins Overland Telegraph and opening up the Pacific Northwest for industrial and...