- Outfit the Shantyboat
As part of our upcoming fundraiser to support our summer fieldwork, you can help outfit the shantyboat.
- Ask Me Anything!
We did a Reddit AMA. We've done AMAs in 2014 and 2015. They were fun and people asked us good and sometimes funny questions. Hope you can check out this year's and ask a question or two.
- Looking Back at the War Against the Dakota People in Minnesota [AUDIO]
I was reminded of these interviews recently, and how little I know when I heard a radio story about the U.S.-Dakota War.The conflict engulfed the very area in which I interviewed the Dakota men. I hadn't asked Arthur or Art directly about the conflict, though we alluded to it when we talked about the Ft. Snelling Indian concentration camp, the Dakota Removal, and the Christmas Day mass hanging.
- People ask all the time about how the shantyboat was built
Now, all of the shantyboat build process is available on the Secret History website. From hull framing, sheeting, fiberglass, to cabin framing to finish
- Freddie’s Dead
You may remember that our 1978 20 hp Mercury outboard […]