The Muddy Ohio

Once again, I’m writing a post a night before it will be published.  We will be on the road again tomorrow, this time trying to outrun a snowstorm.  We want to get ahead of it before it dumps a half-foot of snow on the ground.  Then they are also forecasting temperatures in the -20’s in … More The Muddy Ohio

Intersecting Exoduses

The following passage is included in the book, Zion on the Mississippi.  I find it very interesting.  It tells of a seemingly insignificant event taking place during the trip up the Mississippi aboard the steamboat Knickerbocker. “The last day of the week, January 26, found the immigrants at New Madrid, Missouri, and one more day … More Intersecting Exoduses