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Scraps of Muscatine history containing facts and stories told at old settlers" meetings and other places by Josiah Proctor Walton

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Published by s.n.] in [s.l .
Written in English


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Statementby Rev. A. B. Robbins, Capt. W. L. Clark, John Mahin, J. A. Parvin, T. S. Parvin, G. W. Van Horne, J. Bridgeman, Peter Jackson, E. U. Cook, S. W. Stewart, W. S. Fultz and J. P. Walton. Collected by J. P. Walton
LC ClassificationsF627.M9 W2
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Pagination[111] p. in various pagings :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26421139M

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Get this from a library! Scraps of Muscatine history: containing facts and stories told at old settlers' meetings and other places. [Josiah Proctor Walton]. Source: History of Muscatine County Iowa, Historical Section, , pages MUSCATINE. During the summer of , Maj. George Davenport, who was trading with the Indians at Rock Island, sent a man named Farnham and two assistants to erect a log trading-post at "Sandstone Bluffs," or "Grindstone Bluffs," as some are disposed to call them, the present site of Muscatine. Muscatine: A Pictorial History Hardcover – January 1, by Jon Carlson (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ Author: Jon Carlson. Without these pages, the preceding scraps of personal history would be imperfect, and, as this work is designed to preserve for future reference matters which will become of importance as time progresses, we feel justified in inserting the following sketch of the last days of the tribes which once made Muscatine County their stamping-grounds. Maj.

Muscatine History and Industry Center - Home of the Pearl Button Museum, Muscatine, IA. K likes. The Muscatine History and Industry Center collects, preserves, and /5(40). - Images of Muscatine from the late 's to mid 's from Musser Public Library's Oscar Grossheim Photo Collection. See more 22 pins.   The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).Pages: Publishing History This is a chart to show the publishing history of editions of works about this subject. Along the X axis is time, and on the y axis is the count of editions published. Click here to skip the chart. Reset chart or continue zooming in. This graph charts editions published on .

In celebration of our th-anniversary, the Muscatine Journal is proud to present a unique celebration of Muscatine’s history. This keepsake book features extraordinary images from the archives of the Muscatine History and Industry Center, the Muscatine Art Center, the Musser Public Library and our readers. The Muscatine Journal serves 8, adult readers in Muscatine and Louisa counties and is delivered to nearly 3, homes Monday through Saturday. Hometown Extra, its sister shopper publication, is delivered every Wednesday to nearly households. Both publications are part of Lee Enterprises Lee Enterprises, which is located in Davenport.. The Muscatine Journal Headquarters: E 3rd St Muscatine, IA . LeGear. Atlases of the United States, Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index, advertisements, brief history of Muscatine County, and portraits of early Muscatine County residents. Vendor: John Carbonell (eBay auction) Acquisitions control no. Page 13 - The body was placed in the middle of the grave, in a sitting posture, upon a seat constructed for the purpose. On his left side, the cane, given him by Henry Clay, was placed upright, with his right hand resting upon it. Many of the old warrior's trophies were placed in the grave, and some Indian garments, together with his favorite weapons.