Oregon trail

Travel back in time and learn about the legendary Oregon Trail. Discover the challenges faced by pioneers and embark on a virtual journey along this iconic route.
April 14, 2017     One of the coolest things about finding a diary or the interview of an old pioneer, is the details about how they actuall...

April 14, 2017 One of the coolest things about finding a diary or the interview of an old pioneer, is the details about how they actually traveled. Here is the description of a young, 16-year-old girl, Susan Thompson, who was actually on the Oatman wagon train: A Perpetual Picnic "We were divided into companies and each band was governed by a captain. Royce Oatman was the man from whom we received directions and counsel." Each wagon had a supply of "jerked meat, dried apples and berries…

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Leslie Hubbard