Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Eau Claire: Old Abe

Clip: Special | 8m 8s | Video has closed captioning.

After being captured by Chief Big Sky, Old Abe, a bald eagle, became the mascot during the Civil War before retiring to the state capitol.

Aired: 07/09/18

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Wisconsin Hometown Stories is a local public television program presented by PBS Wisconsin.