Drawn To The Rails at Havre’s Museum

No, I’m not going “hobo” here but if you are a rail fan or railroad history buff, you’ll be thrilled with Havre’s Railroad Museum. I wasn’t expecting a Railroad Museum when I first entered the building to buy my ticket for a tour of Havre Beneath The Streets. It was definitely an added bonus and I started taking photos right away. Frank DeRosa, who was the main person instrumental in restoring Havre Beneath The Streets, … Read more

A Solemn Experience at Bear Paw Battlefield

This past Saturday, October 5, was the 136th anniversary of the surrender of Chief Joseph’s Nez Perce people at Bear Paw Battlefield south of Chinook, MT. Every year several members from the Nez Perce tribe, National Park Service, and some nearby coordinators at Fort Belknap Indian Reservation organize a ceremony at the battlefield on the Saturday nearest to the October 5 date. I wasn’t able to attend that ceremony this year but I was able to get to … Read more