July 28, 2011

Sie nannten es Churchtown

The beginnings of life on the Olivier County prairie tell a story that makes the heart ache for those brave ancestors who decided to make their home on this land.
The struggles include the hardest winters many had ever experienced. It was early March 1888 and spring was about to arrive. The previous winter had been a severe one in the region. There were an extraordinary number of cold days.

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