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Schmidt House History Talk


"Meeker Re-Traces the Oregon Trail." Author, researcher and Meeker expert Dennis Larsen returns for the final noon hour history talk of the season at the historic Schmidt House in Tumwater, Thursday, June 14, 2018. Ezra Meeker traveled that trail as a young man and later retraced the trail in his old age. Larsen will talk about Meeker's adventures in his efforts to mark, preserve and promote the history of the famous trail. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and close at capacity. The illustrated talk is free but donation are gratefully accepted.