What's Your Line
“Beware the Ides of March” warns the soothsayer in Shakespeare’s play “Julius Caesar.” Many are familiar with this play, based on Plutarch’s Life of Caesar. Most know the Ides of March refers to Ma...
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...