The Demise of the Shack Dwellers

Known for decades as "Poverty Flats," Peaceful Valley has been home to many unique individuals over the years. Some of the more interesting characters are bonded by their humble residence, the shacks that they called home. Throughout its history, Peaceful Valley has seen the demise of shack dwellers. Newspaper articles document the tragic events of four individuals, Walter Cagle, Ed Peterson, John McBride, and Harry Larkin. Listen to the podcasts to hear their stories.

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