Conservation and Trapping News

Third -graders visit Flat River Historical Museum
Mar 27, 2022 07:21 ET


The shelves in the “trading post” display the kinds of goods the fur traders may have offered in exchange. A variety of fur pelts offered soft touches, and trying on a heavy bear coat was a weighty challenge. Peering inside the museum’s wigwam, students could imagine what life was like in the past. Wearing a cradleboard gave a real feeling for mothers who carried their babies on their back.

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