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1922 'Million Dollar Free Bridge' in Fort Smith Celebrated

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Crowds gather to celebrate the opening of Garrison Bridge in 1922.

The Fort Smith Museum of History, the Fort Smith Historical Society, and the Fort Smith National Historic Site are hosting a commemorative celebration of the historic Garrison Avenue Bridge on Saturday May 14th from 1:30-4:00 pm at the Frisco Station Building on the National Historic Site grounds.

Jacqueline Froelich is an investigative journalist and has been a news producer for KUAF National Public Radio since 1998. She covers politics, the environment, energy, business, education, history, race and culture. Her radio segments have been nationally syndicated. She is also a station-based national correspondent for NPR in Washington DC., and recipient of eight national and state broadcast awards.
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