Photography credit: “Bay Bridge Rising,” by A. Aubrey Bodine. Copyright Jennifer B. Bodine.

History on the Air: History of the Bay Bridge

06/29/2017
By Preservation Maryland

As part of the Maryland Humanities’ Humanities Connection segment on WYPR, our Maggie Pelta-Pauls, a Preservation Maryland Waxter Intern was on the air reading her original essay on the history of the Bay Bridge! If you missed it on the radio, you can listen anytime on our website.

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Joining Executive Director Phoebe Stein for each segment is a series of special guests, including Maryland Humanities partners, board members, and local humanists. The result is a mix of stories and conversation designed to shed light on the human experience and stimulate the intellectual curiosity of our listeners.

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