The Southern Emigrant Trail

Vallecito, CA Butterfield State Station

The Southern Emigrant Trail has a long and interesting history. In its heyday, it was the major overland route in and out of Southern California. It played a part in every era of our history for more than a century. Read More …

To The Archaeologist: There You Go Again

Donner Camp Plaque

Two letters were received from archaeologists following the publication of the article by Jack and Richard Steed. They were essentially the same, so we are reprinting only the first one, from Jonathon C. Horn of Montrose, Colorado.