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Historic buildings at Corinna

Not to be missed in Corinna are the small miners’ cottages and other historic buildings that were originally part of the operating mining township. The buildings edge either side of the main road between the cottages and the… 18 more words


Kids + 44 hours in the car = DISASTER? Not for us! Here's how! 

So if you have ever traveled with kids for a long time, you know how interesting that can get… The fighting, the whining, the “Are we there yets”… Every minute seems to pass like hours.   477 more words

Entertain Kids


One of the many day lilies that grow in Debbie’s garden.

Monarch on a butterfly bush.

About five years ago, Debbie took a tumble off this wall into the prickers (briars as we call them in the South). 288 more words

The General Store

Historic Communities

The General Store by Bobbie Kalman, 1997.

Besides providing 19th century communities with needed goods, general stores were often centers for community life.  Everyone would need to come and purchase or barter for supplies they couldn’t make for themselves, and it was also where mail for the area was delivered and sorted.  670 more words


Tokyo general store - Loft

2017 Apr 7

  • Visited: Friday 12:20 PM
  • Tip: Bring your passport for 5% discount.
  • Link: Tripadvisor

The sign “Loft” sounded vaguely familiar and I saw stationaries near the front door so I just walked in. 118 more words


Z.T. Widener: The Story of a Man Whose Mark Still Remains on Corning, Iowa

                The building stands on Davis Avenue in Corning, directly across from a park. On a street that is full of character, this multistory brick structure sets itself apart. 1,217 more words