What is Living History?

What is Living History?

Article courtesy of ALHFAM: Associate of Living History Farms and Museums. Singing Creek Educational Center is a member of ALHFAM. Living History: A simulation of life in another time – Jay Anderson For research, interpretation, and play – Jay Anderson A history that...
First Girl: A Story by Peggy Illeen

First Girl: A Story by Peggy Illeen

One of our wonderful volunteers, Peggy Illeen, who is a fabulous photographer, is also a gifted author. This is one of her short stories, called “First Girl.” It is told from the perspective of a Native girl in the West. It brings a personal quality to the...
Pioneer Letter Writing at Summer Camps

Pioneer Letter Writing at Summer Camps

One of the things I love best about the history of the old West and pioneer travels are the journals and letters. In today’s modern era kids get less exposure to actual written letters and are more often in front of emails, facetime or skype. I love words-...