This week on The Historians Podcast, Roland Vinyard of Sprakers, NY, tells the story of his book, The Ballad of Pete Hauer: It Was Caves that Pete Loved The Best. A true story of two mysterious deaths in West Virginia’s cave country, the podcast also features information on saltpeter and the crankie, a traditional form of visual entertainment.
You can listen to the podcast here.
You will find more podcasts and stories at bobcudmore.com.
For a full list of this week’s New York Almanack podcasts announcements click HERE.