Tabasco Sauce, Snowy Egrets, and Ned McIlhenny

Edward Avery McIlhenny was not necessarily someone whom you would expect to become a conservationist. But the adventurer and heir to the company that makes Tabasco sauce saved a magnificent species from extinction. The History Guy tells the story of a conservationist who proved that one person's dedication can have an enormous impact.

Jul 10, 2020 | 11:56 | Josh Geiger,

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