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Conversations with History: An Evening with Greg Palmer

March 25, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Lost Party: The Saga of the Stephens Townsend Murphy Party of 1844.  Greg Palmer has years of experience guiding youngsters and history buffs alike in our area history.  He is currently a docent at Thunderbird Lodge and at the Donner Memorial State Park Visitor Center.  He will delight the audience with his gift of storytelling.

The Lost Party is a story of the first wagons that came over the Sierra Nevada.  These settlers became the core of California development.  This small wagon party made up of men, women and children became the first pioneers to successfully take their wagons over the first practical wagon route to California.

Complementary cheese and crackers will be served.  Beverages will be available for sale.

$5 donation

Doors open: 5 pm, Program begins at 5:30pm

Details

Date:
March 25, 2017
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue

Donner Memorial State Park
12593 Donner Pass Rd.
Truckee, CA 96161 United States
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