He said 300 members of his group have received the eviction notice despite the fact that they have business permits for operating at the old trading post.
Unlike in the old trading post, retail is not permitted inside the BAPTC premises, he said.
While I can only guess as to all the reasons why, the bottom line is that KKOZ has a more active trading post than KKOW.
It seems that what activity there is on KKOW's trading post, strangely enough, is almost confined to the town of Pittsburg itself, which is not all that enormous as "big towns" go.
In 1881, when the railroad arrived, trade with the East increased and the trading posts prospered.
Though they recognize the need for such diversification, they and others decry trading posts that stock mass-produced or imported "Indian" arts and crafts, often at high prices even after so-called deep discounts.
The Bear Mountain Trading Post, on Moonridge Road, is a log-cabin treasure trove of American Indian goods, old-fashioned candy, kitchen gadgets, coffee beans, even old snowshoes hung from the walls and a full-size sleigh hanging from the ceiling.
a faux trading post, is crammed with nostalgic items for sale inside a log cabin, above.