Museum to host 'Albert Fost's Fossil Finds' with Dr. Nate Carroll on April 4

 

March 29, 2024

Nathan Carroll

A small fish found in 1949 by Albert Fost is a rare discovery for this area.

submitted by Carter County Museum Staff

Join Carter County Museum on Thursday, April 4, at 7 p.m. for the monthly Carter County Geological Society Meeting for a special presentation of Albert Fost's Fossil Finds with museum curator Dr. Nate Carroll. Albert Fost homesteaded near Willard, MT in 1909 and by 1916 had started an apple orchard as part of a windbreak for the homestead. Many of his trees came from stock out of his father's orchard in Swift County, Minnesota. Albert was also interested in paleontology and spent many days in the field with Marshall Lambert, finding fossils all over this...



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