Minnie’s Reflections

Minnie’s Reflections

Excerpt from A Pioneer Love Story, The Letters of Minnie Hobart When the house was completed, the spacious rooms delighted Minnie. She loved to stroll through the house and marvel at the sheer luxury of all this space. Climbing the enclosed back stairs from the...
My First Ragbrai Experience July 2007

My First Ragbrai Experience July 2007

I recently finished my first Ragbrai (Ride Across Iowa) and here are some of the best moments. I was fortunate enough to ride with Lance Armstrong on 5 different occasions during his 6 days of Ragbrai. By the end of the week, I began to think I might be a...
Timeline of David Wilson’s Life

Timeline of David Wilson’s Life

Ancestry.com David Wilson 1820–1898 BIRTH ~1820 • Kentucky, USA DEATH 19 JULY 1898 • Mulhall Town, Logan, Oklahoma Territory My 2nd great-grandfather EventPersonDatePlaceNotes BirthDavid Wilsonabt 1820KentuckyParents unknown BirthJane D Rowdenabt 1824Jersey County,...
Birding Cuba

Birding Cuba

Birding Cuba, April 2016 by David Bredehoft. Spring Migration Cuba Bird Survey: Cuba’s Western Mountains, Zapata Peninsula, Northern Archipelago, Escambray Valley and Havana in April 2016 Trip arrangements by Caribbean Conservation Trust 353 West Todd Street, Hamden,...
Zero Meridian, Five Degrees North Preview

Zero Meridian, Five Degrees North Preview

The following story is a chapter of an upcoming book written by my mother Priscilla H Wilson about my father Rodney E Wilson.  The book is titled Zero Meridian, Five Degrees North. Zero Meridian, Five Degrees North: Searching for Family In July 2009, son Ben and...