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Massac County, Illinois print that page

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was occupied by various cultures of indigenous peoples for thousands of years before European contact . The most complex and last was that of the Mississippian culture , which built the complex mounds and plaza at the Kincaid Site (now a National Historic Landmark ). They abandoned the site

Cahokia, Illinois print that page

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The city site reached its peak in the 13th century and was abandoned centuries before European contact . The Cahokia Native Americaans did not coalesce as a group and live in the Illinois area until closer to the time of French contact . The European association with Cahokia began over 300

Morton Grove, Illinois print that page

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The Village President of Morton Grove since April 27, 2009, is Daniel J. Staackmann. The village is named after former United States Vice President Levi Parsons Morton , who was the driving force behind allowing the old Miller's Mill (now Lincoln Avenue ) road to pass through the upstart neighborhood

Forest View, Illinois print that page

Forest View is located at 41°48′27″N 87°47′10″W / 41.8075°N 87.78611°W / 41.8075; -87.78611 Coordinates : 41°48′27″N 87°47′10″W / 41.8075°N 87.78611°W / 41.8075; -87.78611 (41.807379, -87.786065) [ 2 ] . According to the United States Census

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Ford Heights, Illinois print that page

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Ford Heights is located at 41°30′33″N 87°35′17″W / 41.509285°N 87.587938°W / 41.509285; -87.587938 Coordinates : 41°30′33″N 87°35′17″W / 41.509285°N 87.587938°W / 41.509285; -87.587938 . [ 3 ] According to the United States Census Bureau ,

Central City, Colorado print that page

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On May 6, 1859, during the Pike's Peak Gold Rush , John H. Gregory found a gold -bearing vein (the Gregory Lode) in Gregory Gulch between Black Hawk and Central City. Within two months many other veins were discovered, including the Bates, Gunnell, Kansas, and Burroughs. [ 6 ] By 1860 as

Garrett Park, Maryland print that page

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Garrett Park was incorporated as a town in 1898, with sponsorship by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad . It was named for John w. Garrett, a former President of the B&O. It was a planned community from the beginning - when the land it was built on was purchased by a businessman named Henry W

Primera, Texas print that page

Primera is located at 26°13′23″N 97°45′5″W / 26.22306°N 97.75139°W / 26.22306; -97.75139 (26.223152, -97.751470) [ 3 ] . According to the United States Census Bureau , the town has a total area of 1.5 square miles (4.0 km²), all of it land. [ edit ] Demographics

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Poweshiek County, Iowa print that page

Poweshiek County was formed in 1843. It was named for the chief of the Fox Indians. The Poweshiek County Courthouse , completed in 1859, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places . [ 2 ] [ edit ] Government The current County Supervisors are LaMoyne Gaard, Doug Shutts, and Ellie

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Poland, Ohio print that page

In 1796, Poland Township was the first charted township in the Connecticut Western Reserve. It was settled by people from Connecticut , who were given land grants in the northeastern portion of Ohio, then known as the Connecticut Western Reserve , of which Poland Township was the southeasternmost

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