August 30, 2014
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Spokane’s Bob Downing helped mastermind the 1970 merger of four national railroads and broker the deal for the property that became the Expo ’74 grounds.
Oct. 1, 2008 in Opinion on Page B4
Bob Downing, 95, former vice chairman and chief operating officer of Burlington Northern, helped broker the railroad land trade in downtown Spokane that made Expo ’74 a reality. He was …
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