It's Snowing in Big Horn

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No doubt the Big Horn Mercantile Company has seen lots of snow since it opened in 1882. But perhaps this photo taken at 7:30 pm on Wednesday evening, some 131-years later, offers a different viewing perspective. Can you imagine arriving by horseback at the Merc some 100+ years ago, tying your horse to the hitching post in front of the window on the right and heading in to warm-up by the stove? I wonder if the Big Horn schools in those days opened two hours late each time it snowed to allow for snow removal around the hitching posts?

No doubt the Big Horn Mercantile Company has seen lot's of snow since it opened in 1882. But perhaps this photo taken at 7:30 pm on Wednesday evening, some 131-years after it opened, offers a different viewing perspective.
No doubt the Big Horn Mercantile Company has seen lot's of snow since it opened in 1882. But perhaps this photo taken at 7:30 pm on Wednesday evening, some 131-years after it opened, offers a different viewing perspective.