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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

The Wild West in Silicon Valley

  • Aired: 02/05/2013
  • 02:57
  • Rating: NR
During the early days of Silicon Valley, physicists and engineers from various companies in the valley would meet at "The Wagon Wheel," a hangout for Fairchild employees and for people who worked at Fairchild spin-off companies. As one Fairchild employee put it, the Wagon Wheel was a hub of networking.
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Silicon Valley scientists met at The Wagon Wheel for drinks, networking, and camaraderie.
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