Monthly Archives: February 2012

Washington DID NOT Sleep Here

Elk Landing has played host to many an important government and international figure, but none more important than the larger than life, General George Washington.  While the future president never slept at Elk Landing, he did visit in the fall … Continue reading

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“The Hulls of Some Packets”

“I have said that I was a carpenter – that is, I was learning the trade in the days of which I have been writing.  In 1818 I was with my brother Samuel, working at Frenchtown for Frisby Henderson, who … Continue reading

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