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This Day In Our Family History

1612 – Edward Lount was born in Paisley, Scotland to Richard Lount and Mary Jacomyn McKinney

1824 – Mary Ann Thompson was born

1852 – Daniel Morgan Miller completed his endowments for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints… 31 more words

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Daniel Gass land record, Randolph County, Illinois, 1852

Daniel Gass, Randolph County, Illinois: Sec. 8 T4 R8, September 29, 1852, 40 acres, 72A

Source: Original Patent Land Record Randolph County, Illinois 1814-1874, Lola Frazer Crowder, Oct. 1991

A Literary Milestone

“So much has been said and sung of beautiful young girls, why doesn’t somebody wake up to the beauty of old women?”

~Harriet Beecher Stowe, whose “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” was first published 165 years ago today. 396 more words

Study Break

The Dream of Freedom by Owen Hargraves Suffolk (Henry Manly)

‘Twas night, and the moonbeams palely fell
On the gloomy walls of a cheerless cell,
Where a captive sought a brief repose
From the bitter pangs of his waking woes, 844 more words


Framed Manhattan Map, Circa 1852

Framed Manhattan Map, Circa 1852

This map is big and beautiful. It shows the City and County of New York, with great details, including street names. 28 more words

Long Service

Recently tributes have been paid to one of the School’s long-serving housemistresses who had died aged 90. But she was by no means the first member of staff to have a long working association with the School. 1,082 more words


Historic Autograph letter 1852, Daniel Webster, Bert Sugar Collection

Historic Autograph letter 1852, Daniel Webster, Bert Sugar Collection
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