Many displays of the ill-fated Donner Party crossing of the Sierra are at the new Donner Memorial State Park visitors center.
Many displays of the ill-fated Donner Party crossing of the Sierra are at the new Donner Memorial State Park visitors center. Sam McManis smcmanis@sacbee.com
Many displays of the ill-fated Donner Party crossing of the Sierra are at the new Donner Memorial State Park visitors center. Sam McManis smcmanis@sacbee.com
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Discoveries: New Donner Visitors Center a feast for history lovers

September 18, 2015 05:01 PM

UPDATED September 19, 2015 06:41 PM

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Sam McManis has covered travel and recreation at The Sacramento Bee since 2011, criss-crossing California to report on interesting, humorous, unexpected and sometimes truly strange stories. When he's not driving all over the state for work, McManis likes to run on the many mountain trails California boasts. Contact Sam McManis at smcmanis@sacbee.com or 916-321-1145. Twitter: @SamMcManis