- Big Muddy River Rendezvous 2011: The French Marines
Today on Don't Cha Know - we continue our adventure back in time to the Fur Trading Era. During our visit at the Big Muddy River Rendezvous at Prairie Island Campground in Winona- we happened across two gentleman with an area of expertise - The French Marines. Today find out how the marines lived in the pre 1840's fur trading era - and their duties. We'll also find out the tools of the trade and how the two re-enactors we visited became involved with The Rendezvous. You're Listening to Don't Cha Know with Teri Tenseth.