American Experience: The Donner Party ()

directed by Ric Burns
featuring David McCullough, J.D. Cannon, Timothy Hutton, Gene Jones, Amy Madigan

American Experience: The Donner Party - Ric Burns
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In 1846, a group of over eighty Westward-bound pioneers were headed to the coast of California from Illinois, which had itself only recently been brought up to "civilized" status. They made it to a pass high in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California when they were halted by a truly monstrous blizzard, followed by the snows of one of the worst winters in that century. Their attempts to go forward and backward were thwarted by the deep snow, and, in the small shelter they enjoyed, they slowly starved to death. Eventually, ...

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