Tag: Lower House

Yosemite of Yesteryear – Part 1 Upper & Lower House, Leidig's and Peregory's

Originally, Yosemite was visited by arriving on horseback or (later) by stagecoach. This series of posts will reveal details of the early buildings in and around the valley; where they were, who ran them, what was around them.

Yosemite History-ing

Autumn Chapel By Jeff Kreider Yosemite

History was never exciting for me. First off, it required reading, which I still have trouble with. But more to the point, “Who cares?’ I mean, obviously something happened in the past, but what possible relevance can it have today? In the past forty to forty-five years, that world view has been interrupted, quite to my surprise, due to a number of events in my own history.