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The Founding of Wethersfield Illinois in 1836

By Wethersfield Historical Society on August 3, 2012 2:29 PM

by Larry Lock - Kewanee Historical Society kewaneehistory.com The founding of Kewanee [Illinois] in 1854 at its present location...

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About the Author: Larry Lock

By Wethersfield Historical Society on August 8, 2012 3:59 PM

I am a retired history and government teacher (Kewanee High School).  I retired in 2000 after 35 years of teaching. ...

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"The Woman Came To Do Laundry..."

By Wethersfield Historical Society on August 8, 2012 4:13 PM

"The Woman Came To Do Laundry...": Depression-Era Domestic Servants in Greater Hartford, Connecticut by Melissa Josefiak.  "Had woman for...

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By Wethersfield Historical Society on August 8, 2012 4:24 PM

 "The Woman Came To Do Laundry...":Depression-Era Domestic Servants in Greater Hartford, Connecticutby Melissa Josefiak      "Had woman for cleaning and laundry...she...

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They Even Survived Rocks on the Track

By Wethersfield Historical Society on August 23, 2012 4:59 PM

By Abbie B. DunnThis article is posted with the permission of The Wethersfield Post where it was previously published.    ...

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About the Author: Abbie B. Dunn

By Wethersfield Historical Society on August 24, 2012 2:25 PM

Abbie Bodfish Dunn (October 4, 1913 - February 8, 2004) was born in Hyannis, MA and educated at Hyannis...

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About the Author: Elizabeth Abbe

By Wethersfield Historical Society on August 28, 2012 11:53 AM

Elizabeth Abbe is the Director of Public Outreach at the Connecticut Historical Society. Growing up, her family lived on Stillman...

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