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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Clearing the Way

  • Aired: 02/07/2005
  • 01:09
  • Rating: NR
To clear a path for the road, a lead bulldozer, flanked by two others, tore into the dirt and knocked down trees to create a 60 to 90-foot swath. Behind these front units, the bulk of the regiment widened, straightened, and graded the road, and using the timber at hand, built culverts and bridges.
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Bulldozers cleared trees and dirt from a 60 to 90-foot swath for the Alaskan Highway.
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