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Excursion 27, Part 2 (A Glimpse of Glouster)

“Some fifteen miles north of Athens on the Kanawha and Michigan railroad,” reported the  Athens Messenger and Herald in 1894, “is situated the thriving little city of Glouster in the center of the rich mining region of the Sunday Creek Valley. 1,782 more words

Sally Chauncey Smith's Granddaughter Goes to Harvard

A Note to My Readers:  Sometimes the research becomes like what my mother called ‘a rat’s nest’. Unattractive, no? Most definitely a challenge requiring me to up my game. 767 more words


Taking a Chance on Chauncey Ohio History

I am the sort of person, who thoroughly enjoys venturing off the beaten path and experiencing the thrill of the serendipitous, unexpected journey.  I know, it sounds a trite cliché, but sometimes it is truly more about the passage than the destination. 635 more words

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