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Not Too Big to Fail

The Rise and Fall of the Clarkson State Bank

This week’s story concerns a major institution in the Village of Clarkson that flourished and died long before most of us were born – the Clarkson State Bank, one of the six banks in the Folda banking empire. 3,176 more words


Texas motorsports ages before F1

And they’re off! As Austin welcomes back the United States Grand Prix to the Circuit of the Americas, we zoomed off the the archives to find images of Texas-area motorsports past. 75 more words


January-March 1912

Mon. Jan. 1 Ora helped me butcher the old pig. Came down in evening and helped bring her in.

Went to village.

Paid Ora $.50 Tues. 2,275 more words

M.V. Cygnet

M.V. Cygnet – Looking for a woody lifestyle?

Cygnet was purpose built in 1913, as the original Cream Boat of the Mokau River.
After being fully restored in 1994, the Cygnet returned to its rightful place on the Mokau River; this time as the 2nd oldest passenger vessel in New Zealand. 93 more words


Grand Duchess Olga of Russia

Великая княжна Ольга Николаевна Романова

History Of Russia

Station 20, 1913

Fire crew standing outside Station 20, 1913. The station was located at 1600 E 13th Street, which later became 8210 SE 13th Avenue.

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