Black and white photo that shows the Co-op Store, parts of Main Street, and more of the town

Culture and Amusement Before the Co-op

Early Day Cultural Activities Settlers brought the music, dance and culture of their pre-pioneer life with them, as noted in the enjoyment of violins played for dancing in the early forts. As more musicians and...

Midwives and Medicine

Care of the sick was an immediate need, a role left primarily to the women of the family, and most common illnesses were treated with home remedies brewed of barks, herbs, or common household solutions. A doctor or...