Saturday February 2nd 1889: Dolly surpassed her previous record of 13 feet by 3 more to the cheers of onlookers from the windows of the Bay Hotel.
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On Groundhog Day 2019 we released our first Story of the Day collaboration with the Humboldt County Historical Society. Now you can SEE more in a second link from the Book of Days which puts the Story of the Day in context. You will find old photographs of the location of the events in the Story of the Day and other ephemera which visualizes the time, place, and feeling of 1889. We hope to work with other local historical groups as well.
Next up is an effort to work with local artists who have been inspired by stories from the Book of Days. Who are some of your favorite local artists?