Orcas History Lives Here!

Orcas Island Historical Museums

Online History Talk


Weds. June 24 

7:00pm


Please note: History at Home: Island neighbors helping neighbors in the early homesteading period will take place online at 7:00 pm on June 24 as a free webinar*


Join historian and San Juan Islander Boyd Pratt for a talk on the history of island homesteaders, and the ways in which they came together to be self-sufficient, inspired by the following quote:


​"The beauty that we see in the vernacular landscape is the image of our common humanity: hard work, stubborn hope, and mutual forbearance striving to be love" (J. B. Jackson)


How to Register: Click the link below and provide your name and  email address. Detailed information on how to participate will be provided and emailed to you.


*Participation is open to the first 100 registrants. The talk will also be recorded and made available. 







Museum at Home: Island neighbors helping neighbors in the early homesteading period 

with Historian Boyd Pratt