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Solar Eclipse 2017 - Headed from Oregon Territory to St. Joe, Missouri

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Solar Eclipse 2017 - Headed from Oregon Territory to St. Joe, Missouri

This design is adapted from one developed for the Pony Express Museum in St. Joseph, Missouri, looking forward to the total solar eclipse in August, 2017. The eclipse path is especially interesting considering the history of St. Joseph, which was one of the "jumping-off" points for settlers headed for the Oregon Territory - which is where the eclipse path heads, with a slight difference, that the eclipse path travels the opposite direction of the sun and settlers of the west, heading from Oregon eastward! Another slight difference is that the Moon's shadow will be moving into St. Joseph at twice...

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