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Free Land for Free Men”: The Civil War and the Homestead Act of 1862 - Shared screen with speaker view
Stephanie Thompson
32:54
Nancy please mute yourself. THis is live, not a recording.
valerie meyer
40:36
Could people stop putting theirselves in the main screen?
TOMKAREN
01:17:13
Thanks for the program! This was really interesting!
valerie meyer
01:17:23
Were there homesteads in Wisconsin?
Nancy Craig
01:17:27
Were there other homesteaders in the Pecos area?
Byron Parker
01:17:38
Thank you for doing this program, I got to learn quite a bit.
Rob Burg
01:18:08
Thank you. It was very educational.
Carol Girvan
01:18:17
Would MN have homesteaders?
Nancy Craig
01:19:37
Was homesteaded land in New Mexico taken from Native Americans and Hispanos and then given to usually white settlers?
Rob Burg
01:20:04
Was there much fraudulent use of the Homestead Act? I had read that in Northern Michigan, lumber companies had individuals claim homesteads so the loggers could access the timber, but I was never able to confirm it.
Carol Girvan
01:22:20
Thank you. A great presentation!
Bill McDonald
01:22:29
Will a recoded version of this lecture be available at a later time?
Charlotte Graveline (Pecos NHP)
01:23:23
Hi Bill, yes. It will be on the Friends of Pecos website next week.
David Lemke
01:23:34
Yes this is being recorded and will be posted on the Friends website on Friday. friends-pnhp.org
william
01:23:38
Thank you so much for this great presentation! I'm looking forward to doing some research to see if my family was a Homesteader!
TOMKAREN
01:23:41
Thanks for showing us how to research homesteads through the BLM and Ancestry.com
Debbie Roberts
01:24:02
Thank you for a great presentation! I'll be working on some ancestry this weekend for sure!
Alice
01:24:07
Thank you! informative and fun!
suzanschaaf
01:24:13
This was wonderful. Thank you very much.
Nancy Craig
01:24:20
Many many thanks - great presentation!
Ray Ann Sullivan
01:24:26
Thank you so much
Jamie
01:24:46
Thank you so much!!
Kathy Wester
01:24:46
How was this program different from the Oklahoma land rush
John Conrad
01:25:11
Thank you so much. I have been to the Homestead Park, and it was wonderfully informative!
Byron Parker
01:27:21
Treaty of Guadeloupe Hidalgo protected Land Grants from Mexico, did Homestead Act change that?
r2king
01:27:22
Thanks, Jon.
Nancy Craig
01:27:42
Will this be available later? recorded?
Bill McDonald
01:27:55
We too have been to Homestead. Very Interesting. Thank you for this program!
Byron Parker
01:27:58
Okay, thank you!
Charlotte Graveline (Pecos NHP)
01:28:11
Hi Nancy, this is being recorded and will be available on the Friends of Pecos National Historical Park website next week.
Karl’s iPad
01:28:19
Thank you for your time.
Charlotte Graveline (Pecos NHP)
01:28:55
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Jamie
01:29:07
Can we just use the same log in??
TOMKAREN
01:29:21
See everyone tomorrow night!