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Margaret Duncan Brown: Shepherdess of the Elk River Valley

“Margaret Duncan Brown:
Shepherdess of the Elk River Valley”
Presentation by Mary Walker, Brown’s Decedent

Friday, Feb. 21 at Noon & 5:30 p.m.
at the Tread of Pioneers Museum—800 Oak St.

Beginning in 1918, Margaret Duncan Brown ranched alone for 47 years in the Elk River Valley of Routt County. Brown’s “indomitable spirit, her great sensitiveness, perception and philosophy of life” live in her diaries that are the foundation of the book Shepherdess of the Elk River Valley. Brown’s descendent Mary Walker will discuss the life and diaries of this most tenacious rancher. Call 879-2214 for more info.
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