Sod House Museum to host program on everyday life in the 19th century
September 4, 2019
On Saturday, Sept. 21, at 10 a.m. the Sod House Museum near Aline will host a program titled “More Than a Spit Bath,” presented by Martha Ray of Pawnee. Ray will address everyday life in the 1800s, explaining the challenges that were faced during a typical day in the 19th century.
Audience members will be encouraged to think about their answers to questions like, “Could you survive in a world without electricity?” and “What would you do for entertainment?” Ray’s presentation will cover topics ranging from transportation to medicine to clothing. She will explain to visitors th...