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Slave Auction Reenactment

 
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This reenactment of a court-ordered slave auction at
St. Louis' Old Courthouse was held in the spirit of
remembering one of the main causes of the U.S. Civil
War 150 years ago: slavery

Slave Auction Reenactment Video-Part One
Slave Auction Reenactment Video-Part Two

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Part One
Part Two

 

 
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The Making of a Tipi
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Ride to the Top and Trails and Rails
Celebrating National Park Week!

Did You Know?

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The Lewis and Clark expedition sent back animals to President Jefferson from Ft. Mandan. Four magpies, a prairie dog, and a sharptailed grouse were sent back with Corporal Warfington. Unfortunately, only the prairie dog and one magpie survived the arduous journey. Learn more about the journey here. More...