Heirlooms for 2017
January, '17: The Donner Party and Donner Summit Pt. II 170 Years Ago This Month; In the Museum – new feature; Archives of the DSHS; Snow Buries Limited - January 1936; The Emigrant’s Guide – book review – what led the Donner Party astray; Then and Now with Art Clark; Odds & Ends of Donner Summit – the Sugar Bowl Gondola
February, ’17: The Donner Party and Donner Summit Pt III 170 Years Ago This Month; 150 Years Ago on Donner Summit; Across Donner Summit on a Horse on Snowshoes, 1916; Odds and Ends on Donner Summit; From the DSHS Archives
150 Years Ago This Month – Central Shaft Tunnel 6 completed; Book Review: The Donner Party Chronicles; Then and Now with Art Clark; At the Museum
March, '17: Sleuthing at Hi-Res - looking for the weather station; The Donner Party on Donner Summit IV - 170 years ago this month; From the Archives of the DSHS; Lost - A True Story of 1947 by Jimmy White; What's in Your Closet - the Knezovich-Collins album; Then and Now; Mifs York Mystery ca. 1910; Donner Pass Souther Pacific's Sierra Crossing - book review.
April, '17: Going for the Waters at Soda Springs; History of Clair Tappaan by Kimberly Roberts (UNR): Van Norden Update – by John Loll; The Donner Party and Donner Summit Pt V 170 years ago this month; From the DSHS Archives; Book Review: Picturesque America 1874; Then and Now – Witherspoon’s Station; Odds and Ends of Donner Summit
May, '17: A Tale of Two Signs – Part II – Lake Mary; Clairr Tappaan Lodge History Pt II by Kimberly Roberts (UNR); From the DSHS Archives; Book Review – Amateur Emigrant 1880 - Robert Louis Stevenson on Donner Summit; Then and Now and Crater Lake; Odds and Ends of Donner Summit
June, '17: The Ghost Car and the Snowsheds; Edvi Arvo – Donner Summit’s One-armed ski instructor; Chinese Railroad Workers Strike 150 Years Ago This Month; From the Archives of the DSHS; 1955 Donner Summit “Fun” Map; Book Review: Following Sarah – 1849 trip to California over Donner Summit; Odds and Ends of Donner Summit; Then and Now with Art Clark; At the Museum; New Brochures for 2017 (Mt. Judah Loop w/QR codes and History of Van Norden)
July, '17: 1867 - Donner Summit in 1867; Buying Land on Donner Summit - 1867; 1844-46 Donner or Stephens Pass; Then & Now; The Car on the Snowshed; Odds & Ends of Donner Summit; Margie Powell Hike itinerary, 2017.