How the Donner party persevered

Virginia Reed

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Ways Virginia Reed persevered

  • had to leave her home
  • had to eat people in order to survive(cannibalism)

Margret Reed

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Ways Margret Reed persevered

  • had to leave her home and life
  • one part of the rescue mission had to leave her children behind
  • had to savor food for all her kids and her

James Reed

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Ways James Reed persevered

  • Cannibalism
  • had to do a rescue mission to save the Donner party
  • had to leave his family behind

Work Cited

Calabro, Marian. The Perilous Journey of the Donner Party. N.p.: n.p., n.d. Print.