Religious settler to be portrayed


Early settler Bror Sorenson is the subject of the Living History performance at 2 p.m. Sunday at Fort Walla Walla Museum, 755 Myra Road.

Sorenson, portrayed by his great-great-grandson Ron Klicker, will describe his family's immigration from their native Sweden to Utah, where they became followers of Joseph Morris, a new prophet challenging Brigham Young, and ultimately settled in the outskirts of Walla Walla.

The Oregon Trail band plays 19th century popular music at 1:30 p.m. Museum hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Admission is free to members and children under 6, $3 for children ages 6-12, $6 for seniors 62 and older and students and $7 general admission. For more information, call 509-525-7703 or visit


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