James K. Radke

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Donner Party Memorial

My grandmother Bertha Sprick and her mother Catherine Deich Kingston visited the Donner Party Memorial in the late 1930's. Unfortunately I cannot identify anybody in the photo.

My grandmother Bertha Sprick and her mother Catherine Deich Kingston visited the Donner Party Memorial in the late 1930’s. Unfortunately I cannot identify anybody in the photo.

A more recent view of the Donner Party Memorial by B. Straford

A more recent view of the Donner Party Memorial by B. Straford

The Donner Party Memorial plaque

The Donner Party Memorial plaque

J. K. Radke © 2015 All Rights Reserved

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March 29, 2015 - Posted by | Family Photos | , , , , , , , , , , ,

1 Comment »

  1. i would suppose we all are interested in bits of history such as this. thanks to your post, my notion that some cannibalism was involved is dispelled.

    Comment by betunada | March 31, 2015 | Reply


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