You are at a Rummage sale and you find something you just have to get, and it's only 50 cents. Now you notice a picture of that steal of a deal in a magazine. Could it be worth some money, could you retire on it?
Miners have always had it tough, but in 1916 women played a key role in the strike the miners had. Megan Marsnik researched the history of the strike and found women played a huge role and even wrote about it in her book called "Underground".
Most of the time the Lunch with the History People features a book by someone that looks at the history of the area, and talks about that history and what they found looking back. This week it will feature someone with an extensive collection of Twin Ports Photos.
Over a dozen history organizations are gathering May 8th at the Great Hall of the St. Louis Heritage & Arts Center (The Depot) to present the History Fair. They will showcase artifacts and interesting pieces of our local rich history.