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“Loaded Down With Iniquity: The 1866 Sinking of the Steamship Evening Star.”

As part of the¬†Downriver: Mighty Mississippi River Festival 2014, I¬†will be delivering a lecture on the 1866 sinking of the steamship Evening Star.   The Evening Star was launched in 1863 and was a luxury steamship that ran a weekly … Continue reading

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