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Odd Fellows Orphans Home of Illinois 1922 - Published in 1922
Author Odd Fellows Orphans Home
Publisher Odd Fellows Orphans Home
City Lincoln
County Logan IL
State IL
Price $30.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
73 pages, includes the receipts of expenditure, donations and a list of all inhabitants, their birthdates, and residences.
1908- Lucille White

1911- Alfred Magnusson

1912- Opal Dobbs, William and Anna Cherry McGill

1913- Abraham Weinstein

1914- Mary Hammel, Evelyn and Signe Singdahlsen, Carl E. and Hazel Legge, Ellis and Lee Voyles, Rethe and Alice Casner, Charles and Ruth and Elza and Sherman Lloyd, Clara Pierce

1915-Raymond Auler, Mablel Antle, Agnes and Opal and Mildred Newton, Alice Giberson

1916-Oswald and Mildred and Marie Kraay, Reda and Nellie Lamb, Bennie Holmes, Virginia and Garfield Croon, Robert Dickey, Lyle Robert Fulk, Eugene Baggott, Mary and Estella and Lawrence Littlejohn, Alice and Hubert and Herbert Hindman, Paul Tumbleson, Majorie and Kenneth Ray, Paul and Thomas and Charles and Eunice Sollars

1917- Mildred and George and Hazel and Lela Harford, Samuel Scott, Lake Stewart, William Alfred Brown, Donald and Ernest Lind, Harvey and Philip Hindman, Opal Pearl Turner, Imogene Edwards

1918-Reuben and Albert Johnson, Homer and Ola Collier, Roy E. Hindman, Eugenia and Norma and Angelo Capizzani, Jessie and Jean Rye, Annie and Novella and Clyde McKinney, Dorothy and Fred and Carma and Earl Castner, Arthur and Lester Frederickson, Clara and Mary and Sarah Ewing, Russell and Francis Peddicord, Rocco and Donato La Valle, Ethel and George and Eva Shadowens, Mary Elizabeth White, Juel Heyland

1919- Curtis Ehrhart, Mildred and Ruth and Euresa Hurley, Blanche and Leslie Adkinson, Ray Smith, James and Gladys and Mabel Williams, Victor and Eileen Payne, Jessie and Harry Laswell, Charles and John Glick, Letha and Eva Smith, Velma and Wanda Pottorff, Harold and Andrew and Leonard Major, John W and Lester E Suggett

1920- Isabel Littlejohn, Jack E and Eva E Walker, Thelma and Ruby Pemberton, George and Lou Harris, William and Francis Hobbs, Edith and John Trogila, Charles Ewing, Amerial and George Whitney, Evelyn Swofford, Loran and Pauline G and Lylbren Miller, Stella Mae Rye, Raymond and Ralph and Thelma and Evelyn Keen, Robert Honn, Raymond Roehlk, Beulah Heyland, Ada and Joseph Morris, William Legge

1921- Milton Duncan, Thelma Marsh, Charles and Clara and Palmer Schreiber, Lionel Turner, Alvin Barnes, Clarence McKinney, Dorothy and Lucille Mockler, Robbin Bristow, Lebern Miller, Jesse Smith, Albert and Sophia Ripple, Freda and Harold Ruffner, Frank and Jeanett and William and Loraine Johannisohn, Margaret Honziker

1922- Miriam Greer and Paul Mockner
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Odin Area Centennial 1860-1960 - Published in 1960
Author Committee
Publisher Odin Centennial Committee
City Odin
County Marion IL
State IL
Price $20.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
67 pages
paperback
good condition

History of Odin, IL
photos of town residents in 1960
advertising
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Ohio Amish Genealogy - Published in 1967
Author Harold E Cross
Publisher Division of Medical Genetics- John Hopkins Univ
City Baltimore
County MD
State MD
Price $30.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Table of Contents
Introduction
Explanations
Numerical Listings
Alphabetical Listings

pages: 160
Index
Surnames:
AISH
ANDERSON
BARKMAN
BEACHY
BEILER
BENDER
BLANK
BONTRAGER
BOWMAN
BURKHOLDER
BYLER
CHUP
COBLENTZ
DETWIELER
ERB
FISHER
FREY
GARBER
GINGERRICH
GLASS
GLICK
HEADINGS
HERSHBERGER
HERTZLER
HOCHSTETLER
KAUFFMAN
KEIM
KING
KLINE
LAPP
MAST
MILLER
MULLET
NISLEY
RABER
SCHLABACH
SCHMUCKER
SCHROCK
SHELTER
STOLTZFUS
STUTSMAN
SWARTZENTRUBER
TROYER
UMBLE
WEAVER
WENGERD
YODER
YUTZY
ZIMMERMAN
ZOOK
HELMUTH
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Olde Six Mile - Clippings and Chattings, Volume 1 - Published in 1984
Author Old Six Mile Historical Society
Publisher Tri City Printing Co
City Nameoki, Venic, Chouteau, Granite City
County Madison IL
State IL
Price $25.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Memories and illustrations from citizens of Old Six Mile area including land in what is now the townships of Nameoki, Venice, Chouteau, and Granite City compiled from talks/interviews from 1981-1984.

267 pages
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One Hundred Years of Yesterdays A Centennial History of Orange Cty, California - Published in 1988
Author Cramer editor
Publisher The Orange County Centennial Inc.
City
County Orange California
State California
Price $25.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
I bought this 244 page book because I thought it would be an excellent resouce for those with connections to Orange County, California.

There is a fold out timeline that traces life in Orange County from ancient times to the present. There is a map of 1903 Orange County.

There are chapters on each of the following Orange County communities: Anaheim, Brea, Buena Park, Corona del Mar, Costa Mesa, Cypress, Dana Point and Capistrano Beach, El Modena, Fountain Valley, Fullerton, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Irvine, Laguna Beach and South Laguna, Laguna Hills Leisure World, La Habra, La Palma, Los Alamitos, Midway City, Newport Beach, Olive, Orange, Placentia, Rancho Santa Margarita, Saddleback Valley, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Santa Ana, Santa Ana Mountain Communities, Seal Beach, Stanton, Trabuco Mesa, Tustin, Villa Park, Westminster, Yorba Linda.

There is an excellent index in the back of the book containing many surnames in this centennial history including: Dreyfuss, Strobel, Noll, Peralta, Bauer, Wallace, Stearns, Randolph, Hole, Chaffey, Launer, Craig, Whitaker, Knott, Hasson, Boysen, Rehnborg, Fowler, Irvine, Flint, Bixby, Hart, Huntington, Finley, Cornell, Ozment, Poyoreno, Harper, Ashley, Bair, Boy, Clair, Stearn, McElroy, Monroe, Waterman, McWilliams, Valentine, Miller, Walker, LaRue, Moody, Carpenter, Smith, Priddy, King, Vessels, Woodruff, Doheny, McPherson, Taylor, Hewes, Courreges, Nieto, Callens, Wardlow, Talbert, Bushard, Lamb, Harper, Helm, Boer, Ishii, Kanno, Wardlow, Neal, Amerige, Fullerton, Chapman, Dowling, Riedel, Barris, Underwood, Cook, Evans, Mitchell, Mills, Teal, Price, Webster, Nakamoto, Ida, Hickey, Stanton, Anderson, Finley, Warner, Manning, Howard, Talbert, Irvine, Sepulveda, Salter, Thurston, Brooks, Goff, Yoch, Powers, Damron, Lucas, Rogers, Brown, Warling, Trefren, Isch, Jahraus, Egan, Shrewsbury, Anderson, Heisler, McKnight, Thumb, St. Clair, Cuprein, Symonds, Wendt, Daniell, Hills, Griffith, Cortese, Moulton, Rossmoor, Salter, and many more.

The book also contains excellent documentation of resources used in the book. There is also a list of historians and their works about Orange County.

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Overland Trails and Trials - Published in 1956
Author Robert E. Parkin
Publisher Krawll Printing Co, Inc, The Record News
City Overland
County MO
State MO
Price $25.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
112 pages; Includes the history of Bridgeton (Roads, Schools, Churches), history of Pattonville, the community fire department, the history of Overland, and a brief overview of the 'modern' community.
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Pageant of Paha Sapa by The People of the Custer Community - Published in 1976
Author Unknown
Publisher Unknown
City Custer
County South Dakota
State South Dakota
Price $10.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
This booklet contains photos from the Pageant, its history, and many ads from local businesses.
Photos were requested not to be taken during the Pageant, so these are very interesting and unusual.

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Pemberville, Ohio One Hundred Years 1876-1976 - Published in 1976
Author Committee
Publisher Unknown
City Pemberville
County Wood Ohio
State Ohio
Price $25.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
I recently bought a copy of this centennial book which has lots of old photos plus information on mayors, county clerks, village officials, and more.

There is a plat map of Pemberville circa 1886.
History of Pemberville plus info on railroads, rivers, oil industry, City Hall, Main Street, merchants, blacksmith shop, parks, New Rochester, Meyer's Hotel, schools, Fire Department, Town Hall, Pemberville Fair, Public Library,
Telephone Company, Water Works, Village Sewer System, Municipal Lighting System, Churches, bridges, Business Establishments Through the Years, The Pemberville Leader, Beeker's Store, Henline's Dept Store, Hobart-Bowlus Fire,
Brentlinger's Electrical Shop, The Forks, Ridgely's Barber Shop, Pickett's Buildings, George Diab's Confectionary, banks, drug stores, grain elevators, manufacturing companies, street map, street scenes, organizations, and more.

There is also information on logging, An Old Inn, a list of physicians practicing in Pemberville, a list of Centennial Farms and more.

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I'm sorry I cannot do lookups in this book. There is no index.

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Personal reminiscences and fragments of the early history of Springfield and Greene County, Missouri: Related by pioneers and their descendants at old ... March 31, 1907, 1908, 1908, 1910, 1911 - Published in 1979
Author Martin Hubble
Publisher Museum of the Ozarks
City Springfield
County Greene County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $15.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
Personal reminiscences and fragments of the early history of Springfield and Greene County, Missouri: Related by pioneers and their descendants at old ... March 31, 1907, 1908, 1908, 1910, 1911

Rev. J. J. Lilly
Judge J. Y. Fulbright
J. R. D. Thompson
Capt. John Lawson Holland
Francis Marion Shockley
J. F. Brown
John M. Woods
J. L. Carson
J. Thompson Walker
A. H. Wilson
Jesse M. Kelly
Honorable L. H. Murray
Capt. Martin J. Hubble
Told at the Dinner of 1908
Major D. Dorsey Berry, Jr.
Capt. Harry Durst
Told at the Dinner of 1909
Told at the Dinner of 1910
Told at the Dinner of 1911
The Race for Governor of Missouri in 1860
Champ Clark


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Photo History of Gardiner, Jardine, and Crevasse Entrance to Yellowstone - Published in 1972
Author Bill and Doris Whithorn
Publisher The Park County News
City
County Park County MT
State MT
Price $12.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
35 pages; as afforementioned, a history of these three settlements supplemented with pictures of various places and people therein
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Pioneer Farming in IOWA - Published in 1972
Author Edward J. Letterman
Publisher Living History Farms
City
County IA
State IA
Price $9.00 (plus $3.75 postage and handling)
Notes:
105 pages, paperback, very good condition

Living History Farms in Urbandale, Iowa, tells the amazing story of how Iowans transformed the fertile prairies of the Midwest into the most productive farmland in the world. While at the 500-acre open-air museum, visitors travel at their own pace through five historical time periods spanning 300 years. On-site interpreters provide a unique learning environment of seasonal activities and demonstrations.
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Pioneer History of Wise County, TX - Published in 1971 reprint of 1907
Author Cliff D. Cates
Publisher Nixon-Jones Printing Co. of St. Louis, MO
City
County Wise County Texas
State Texas
Price $35.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
This book is a treasure trove of information on Wise County, Texas.

Table of Contents
Section One

Coming of the Early Settlers
Cactus Hill
Pioneer Store and Merchant
Land and Pre emption Claims
The Delaware Indians
Church and School Beginnings
Sand Hill as a Center
Old Swayback
Organization of the County
County Seat
Taylorsville
Decatur
First School, Church and Other Beginnings in Decatur
Prairie Point
Early Markets and Commerce
Farming
Wild Game
Cattle and Hogs
Home Life

Section Two
War Period

Section Three
Indian Depredation Period

Section Four
Biographical Sketches- Most with PHOTOS!
Some of the surnames are the following: Absalom Bishop, William Hudson Hunt, Mrs. Belle Hunt Shortridge, Henry Alexander Wise, Commodore Stephen Decatur, Captain George W. Stevens, Captain Ira Long, Judge William W. Brady, Henry Elmore Brady, Sam Woody, Carlo Ball, Thomas L. Ball, Moses Ball, Colonel George Pickett, Samuel L. Terrell, C. V. Terrell, John J. Terrell, Stanhope Paschall, J. T. Paschall, W. D. Paschall, Josie Goodger, Andrew J. Mann, Lawrence L. Ward, Henry L. Ward, J. Lawrence Ward, Mrs. Margaret Mann, W. J. Mann, Robert H. Wallace, John H. Wallace, Dr. Thomas Steward, Mrs. Julia Steward, J. C. Carpenter, Jesse C. Carpenter, Mary Steward Carpenter Shown, Dr. William Renshaw, Sarah Worthington, J. A. Renshaw, Henry and Tom Jennings, John A Wasson, R. M. Collins, Thomas S. Cogdell, Pamelia F. Brown, Lemuel and Nancy Cartwright, Dr. J. W. Cartwright, C. A. Cartwright, Captain Charlie C. Thompson, William A. King, J. D. White, Mary Perrin, James A. Proctor, William A. Miller, Mildred B. Hughes, and many more.

Section Five

Modern Wise County

Section Six

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Portrait of Progess Seventy Five Years of Great Falls - Published in 1959
Author Forrest Arthur, L W Upshaw
Publisher Diamond Jubilee
City Great Falls
County MT
State MT
Price $30.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
128 pages; a detailed history of Great Falls Montana, its struggles and triumphs to create a city in the wild west, along with information of the Blackfeet Native Americans, and the expansion of several industries that have allowed the city to grow over its 75 years.
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Progressive Years: Madison County, Montana Volume II Family Histories 1920-1950 - Published in 1983
Author Compiled by Madison County History Association
Publisher Artcraft Printers
City
County Madison MT
State MT
Price $50.00 (plus $8.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
1,045 pages

Ruby Valley Towns and Family Histories
Virginia City
Alder
Ruby
Laurin
Sheridan
Twin Bridges
Silver Star and Waterloo
Jefferson Island

Madison Valley Towns and Histories
Pony-Harrison
Norris
McAllister
Ennis
Cameron

Reflections
Forest Service
Soil Conservation
Agriculture
Soil Conservation
Agriculture
Mining
Memory Album
Gone But Not Forgoten
Afterward
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Recipes of the Wojahn Family and a short family history of the Oklahoma Wojahn Family - Published in 1979
Author Sandra Wojahn and others
Publisher Sandra Wojahn
City
County OK, Wash DC
State OK, Wash DC
Price $15.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
122 pages
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Recollections of Calloway County, Kentucky - Published in 1992
Author Linda Coleman
Publisher Quickprint
City
County Calloway County Kentucky
State Kentucky
Price $10.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
Contents
Basketball is Her Game - Mina Todd by Anne Paul
A Jewel of a Man - Eugene Chaney by Kristin Fairchild and Melissa Vance
A Legend in His Own Time - Rainey T. wells by James Barrett and Brum Kassing
Local Boy Searches for Greater Challenges - John Mack Carter by Darra Mitchell and Joy Wyatt
Places
The Diuguid Bed and Breakfast by Jennifer Jones and Linda Thweatt
Gone But Not Forgotten -Mason Memorial Hospital by Krystal Foley and Staci Shipp
and more
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Reflections: A History of the Mehlville School District and Its Communities - Published in 2002
Author Tracy A. Bruce
Publisher Donning Company Publishers
City Mehlville and Oakville
County St. Louis MO
State MO
Price $30.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
The Land Between the Two Rivers

Education

People of Faith

People of Enterprise

Many, many photos
288 pages
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Remembering St. Louis World's Fair - Published in 1973
Author Margaret Johanson Witherspoon
Publisher Folkstone Press
City St. Louis
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $10.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
This book has numerous B&W illus. and photos. Pen & Ink drawings by Frances Johanson Krebs and Photography by Elinor Martineau Coyle. There is a separate map insert which shows the layout of the Fair.

Part of the Table of Contents
Splendid Achievement
Fair Design
Primitives
Floral Map
The Pike
The Ferris Wheel
Olympics
Les Femmes
Women, Artistic, and Otherwise
Music
Art
Interesting Trivia
Fires
Sad Farewell
and more

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Remembering The St. Louis World's Fair - Published in 1983 - Fifth Printing
Author Margaret Johanson Witherspoon
Publisher Comfort Printing Company of St. Louis, MO
City St. Louis
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $16.00 (plus $4.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Table of Contents
Foreware
Beginnings
Matchless Man
Splendid Achievement
Ceremonies
Fair Design
States at Home
THE Place
Nature at Work
Modern Model Campus
Primitives
Floral Map
Entrancing Entrances
Ways of Travel
The Pike
Ferris Wheel
Olympics
Les Femmes
Ladies' Protagonist
Women, Artistic and Otherwise
Chinese Prince
Art-Symbolism-Allegory
Nature's Art
Music
Interesting Trivia
Perimeter
Fires
Sad Farewell
Demolition
What is Left?
A Commendable Memorial
Appendix
Map

This book is full black/white photos and drawings. Please contact me if you have an interest in this historic book.

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Richard H. Amberg June 5, 1912 - Sept 3, 1967 His Public Addresses - Published in 1968
Author Thomas L. Amberg
Publisher Private publisher
City St. Louis
County St. Louis Missouri
State Missouri
Price $15.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
I bought this book because I believe it will be an excellent resource for someone connected to this Amberg family. These public addresses and speeches give insight in this man and his values. It was privately published by his son Thomas L. Amberg in December 1968.

The 1930 Census shows Richard H. was the son of Max W., a stocks/bond broker and Irma H. Amberg. His sisters are identified as Jane L. and Connie. The family is living in Manhattan, New York. There are also two servants living with the family.

Richard H. Amberg was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery in Clayton, St. Louis County, MO.

I am not related, but I would like to connect this book with a family member or family researcher. Please contact me if you have an interest in this book.

Kathy Wieland in St. Louis, MO
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Ridgefield in Review - Published in 1958
Author Silvio A. Bedini
Publisher The Ridgefield 250th Anniversary Committee, Inc.
City Ridgefield
County Fairfield Connecticut
State Connecticut
Price $30.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Surnames: Abbott, Andre, Bailey, Baker, Barlow, Baxter, Benedict, Bouton, Burr, Byvanik, Confield, Couch, Dauchy, Doolittle, Gilbert, Goodrich, Hawley, Hobby, Haeger, Howe, Hoyt, Hunt, Hyatt, Hurlbutt, Jones, Keeler, Leek, and many more.


I bought this book because I believe it is a treasure trove of information and pictures for a Ridgefield researcher.
There are 162 illustrations in this 396 page book.

The Table of Contents are the following:
The Colonial Period - Topography, Aborigines, Purchase of the Township, Settlement of the Town.

The Revolutionary War Period - Ridgefield in the Revolution, The Battle of Ridgefield, Continental Encampments in Ridgefield, Washington's Visit to Ridgefield, French Encampments in Ridgefield.

The Industrial Period - Ridgefield's Commercial Development, Ridgefield and the Circus, The Industrial Epoch, Communication and Transportation, The Civil War, Nineteenth Century Personalities, The Resort Era, Haven of the Art World.

The Modern Period - Present Industries, The Town's Government, The Town's Services, Community Organizations, Schools, Churches and Cemeteries.

Persons and Places - Old Houses of Ridgefield, The Historians of Ridgefield, Place Names, Town Officials, Veterans of the Wars.

This book has a bibliography and a 16 page index.

I will do lookups for as long as I have this book.

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Ripples from Medina Lake - Published in 1966
Author Rev. Cyril Matthew Kuehne, SM signed by the author
Publisher The Naylor Company
City
County Texas
State Texas
Price $15.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
This is the first written account in book form of this great construction -
then the largest dam in Texas and the fourth largest in the United States.

150 pages, including 50 pages of full page photos
pictures of the actual construction of the dam
pictures of the promoters and engineers
pictures of the canal system

Includes separate map of Medina Lake
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Robber and Hero: The Story of the Raid on the First National Bank of Northfield The James-Younger Band of Robbers - Published in 1962 This is one of 1500 copies.
Author George Huntington
Publisher Ross & Haines, Inc.
City Northfield
County Minnesota
State Minnesota
Price $20.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
This immaculate copy is in excellent condition.

" It was only seven minutes, but a seven minutes that virtually spelled the end of the James-Younger gang.
The cashier of the First National Bank lay dead, and the ranks of the outlaws had been decimated by the
cross fire of the residents of Northfield, Minnesota."

"The author, George Huntington, published this book originally at Northfield in 1895, and it is still regarded as the
primary authentic account of the raid on the Northfield Bank."
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Rossman School 1917-1967 The Golden Years - Published in 1967
Author unk
Publisher Private
City St. Louis
County MO
State MO
Price $10.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
Celebration History of Rossman School located at 5438 Delmar in St. Louis, MO.
This book lists all the members of the graduating classes from 1917-1967.
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Rural Schools of Nodaway County - Published in 1970
Author James L. Lowe
Publisher Rush Printing Co
City Maryville
County Nodaway MO
State MO
Price $20.00 (plus $2.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
20 pages; Includes a map and list of school districts for the entire county along with a more thorough history of the Hickory Grove School and its restoration processes.
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