The Replica

The story I tell today fascinates me.  Maybe it does because I am making some assumptions in telling the story.  In other words, I’m making some of this stuff up based on some basic facts that can found in historical records.  It is the story of the replica of the Log Cabin College that can … More The Replica

Prof. Godfather

This record very early in the Trinity, Altenburg church books tells of one of the earliest births and baptisms to take place in Perry County after the original immigrants arrived.  The baby being baptized was Traugott Gotthilf Kaempfe who was born on this day, August 10, in 1840. It is the name in the red … More Prof. Godfather