What’s Your Line?
The census may be wrong. A correspondent asked if Elijah Lower of the 1870 census might really be George Lower’s son Edmund. I replied yes. The census taker went from house to house, farm to f...
History will come alive at encampment
Ft. St. Jean Baptiste will host a March encampment beginning Thursday, March 7 and continuing over the weekend. Staff and volunteers will act out living history and show crowds what life in the Fre...
Time for Wine
South American grapes produce spunky wine I thought maybe this week we would look at some of the fine quality wines that are coming out of some of the South American countries. Many places in South...