BCHS: Lunch and a Bite of History: The Big Cut West of Tracy
Name: BCHS: Lunch and a Bite of History: The Big Cut West of Tracy
Date: May 6, 2021
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
Trip Builder: View Trip
Author Cindy Wilson discusses the railroad blockades that kept food and fuel from reaching the newly-formed towns in southwestern Minnesota and southeastern Dakota Territory during the Hard Winter of 1880-81. Based on research from her book "The Beautiful Snow: The Ingalls Family, the Railroads, and the Hard Winter of 1880-81".