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2008-08-10 21:00:14

The story of Redlands' co-founder Frank Brown, photographer Herve Friend and the expansion of the Bear Valley Irrigation Company "In a broad sense he is the creator of the East San Bernardino Valley" wrote Scipio Craig, editor of Redlands newspaper The Citrograph of Frank Elwood Brown in 1887. Brown, an 1876 graduate of the Sheffield Scientific School at Yale University, arrived in Southern California in the spring of 1877. Little did the small community of Lugonia where he settled know...

2007-08-09 15:02:21

By Wendy Leonard Deseret Morning News Early human fossils found and researched by a group containing two Utah scholars may challenge popular notions of how humanity evolved. "For most of geologic time there was more than one type of early man running around, and this documents it pretty well for this interval of 1.4 (million) to 1.9 million years ago," said Frank Brown, dean of the College of Mines and Earth Sciences at the University of Utah. "The real difference is that people used to...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.