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Chicago Chicago! – The Newberry Library

Chicago happens to be one of my most favorite cities to visit. Β Along with its many sights, shopping and attractions, it is also home to one of the Midwest’s best historical & Β genealogical research libraries – The Newberry Library, located … Continue reading

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Where it all starts . . .

My Grandfather Jasper was a man full of character gleaned from devoting a long life to farming with his wife, family & his God. Β On a misty early morning sometime around 1915, his parents put this energetic red-headed teenager on … Continue reading

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